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South Africa
Industrial Designs

16 record(s) found.

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
December 10, 2013South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2013 (Act No. 28 of 2013)
September 19, 1997South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1997 (Act No. 38 of 1997)
November 12, 1996South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Rationalisation Act 1996 (Act No. 107 of 1996)
December 22, 1993South AfricaDesigns Act 1993 (Act No. 195 of 1993, as amended by Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1997)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
May 25, 2009South AfricaCivil Aviation Act, 2009 (Act No. 13 of 2009)
September 23, 2008South AfricaHuman Sciences Research Council Act 2008 (Act No. 17 of 2008)
June 23, 1993South AfricaTobacco Products Control Act 1993 (Act No. 83 of 1993, as amended up to Tobacco Products Control Amendment Act 2008)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextEntityTitle
December 1, 2006South AfricaDesigns Regulations 1999
 

WIPO-Administered Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
December 1, 1947South AfricaParis Convention
March 23, 1975South AfricaWIPO Convention
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 1995South AfricaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 3, 2008South AfricaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
May 3, 2008South AfricaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 

IP-relevant Bilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 2001South AfricaAgreement between the Government of Argentina and the Government of the Republic of South Africa on Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
 South AfricaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of South Africa For the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 7, 1998South AfricaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Mauritius and the Government of the Republic of South Africa for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments