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Law No. 6 of 2014 on Approval of the Trademarks Law of the Gulf Cooperation Council States (Gulf Cooperation Council), Bahrain


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Year of Version 2014 Dates Published: February 27, 2014 Issued: February 17, 2014 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Trademarks Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Geographical Indications Notes Law No. 6 of 2014 on Approval of the Trademarks Law of the Gulf Cooperation Council States (Gulf Cooperation Council) shall enter into force from the day following the date of its publication in the Official Gazette (February 27, 2014).

The notification by Bahrain to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Trademarks Law of the Gulf Cooperation Council States (the GCC Trade Mark Law) addresses the forms of trademark law and its definition and types, registration and protection, and a cancellation and transfer of ownership of the mortgage and seizure and the license to use it. Between law enforcement and the rights arising from the registration of trademarks.' Article Four

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Arabic القانون رقم (6) لسنة 2014 بالموافقة على قانون (نظام) العلامات التجارية لدول مجلس التعاون لدول الخليج العربية PDF HTML
Related Legislation Approves (1 text(s)) Approves (1 text(s))
Trademarks Law of the Gulf Cooperation Council States (the GCC Trademarks Law) (GCC003)
Is implemented by (2 text(s)) Is implemented by (2 text(s))
Decision No. 58 of 2018 on the Registration of Industrial Property Agents (BH046)
Decision No. 65 of 2016 on the Issuance of the Implementing Regulation of the Trade Mark Law of the Gulf Cooperation Council States (GCC), approved by Law No. 6 of 2014 (BH042)

Historical Versions Repeals (1 text(s)) Repeals (1 text(s))
Law No. 11 of 2006 on Trademarks (BH023)

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WIPO Lex No. BH034