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U.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases; 37 C.F.R.2 et seq. & Federal Statues; Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of November 25, 2013), United States of America

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Year of Version 2013 Type of Text Main IP Laws Implementing Rules/Regulations Subject Matter Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Competition, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body Notes This compilation contains the Lanham (Trademark) Act 1946, as codified in Title 15 of the USC, the main source of US Trademark Law and Part 1 of the Patents Act, as codified in Title 35 of the USC, which establishes the US Patent and Trademark Office.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) English U.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases; 37 C.F.R.2 et seq. & Federal Statues; Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of November 25, 2013) PDF HTML
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U.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases; 37 C.F.R. 2 et seq. & Federal Statues; Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of January 6, 2012)(US228)
U.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases; 37 C.F.R. 2 et seq. & Federal Statues; Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of June 24, 2010)(US224)
U.S. Trademark Law, Rules of Practice, 37 C.F.R. 2 et seq. (Consolidated Trademark Regulation as of January 2009)(US185)
U.S. Trademark Law, Rules of Practice, 37 C.F.R. 2 et seq. & Federal Statues, 15 U.S.C. § 1051 et seq. and 35. U.S.C. 1. (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of January 2006)(US178)
Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases, 37 C.F.R.(US010)
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Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases, 37 C.F.R. 2 et seq. & Federal Statues; Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated Trademark Law and Regulation as of July 11, 2015) (US384)

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