United Kingdom: Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (S.I. 2018/1052)

January 1, 2021

United Kingdom: The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (S.I. 2018/1052) were issued on October 9, 2018, pursuant to paragraph 3(2) of Schedule 7 to the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018.

The Regulations entered into force on December 30, 2020, and apply from January 1, 2021.

These Regulations amend the Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) Regulations 1989 (S.I. 1989/1100) to inter alia remove references to the European Union which are no longer appropriate following the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, pursuant to sections 8(2) (a) and (g) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018.