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Act on the Protection of Trademarks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act, as amended up to Act of July 31, 2009), Germany

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Year of Version 2009 Dates Entry into force: October 1, 1995 Adopted: October 25, 1994 Type of Text Main IP Laws Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) German Gesetz über den Schutz von Marken und sonstigen Kennzeichen (Markengesetz) (geändert am 31. Juli 2009) PDF HTML
Related Legislation Supersedes (3 text(s)) Supersedes (3 text(s))
Act on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act, as amended up to Act of July 16, 1998)(DE057)
Act on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act, as amended by the Act of July 19, 1996)(DE044)
Act on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act)(DE021)
Is superseded by (6 text(s)) Is superseded by (6 text(s))
Act on the Protection of Trade Marks and other Signs (Trademark Act, as amended up to Act of 10 August 2021)  (DE295)
Act on the Protection of Trademarks and Other Signs (Trademark Act, as amended up to Act of April 13, 2017) (DE240)
Act on the Protection of Trademarks and Other Signs (Trademark Act, as amended up to Act of July 17, 2017) (DE270)
Act on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act, as amended up to Act of October 19, 2013 (DE239)
Act on the Protection of Trademarks and other Signs ((Trade Mark Act, as amended up to Act of August 31, 2013) (DE157)
Act on the Protection of Trademarks and Other Signs (Trade Mark Act, as amended up to Act of December 22, 2010) (DE128)

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