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Law No. 5 of 2006 on Designs of Integrated Circuits

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Year of Version 2006 Dates Published: May 3, 2006 Issued: April 29, 2006 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws Notes Law No. 5 of 2006 on Designs of Integrated Circuits come into effect as of the next day following the publication thereof in the Official Gazette (May 3, 2006), in accordance with its Article 37 under Chapter 6 (General Provisions). The notification by Bahrain to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states: 'The Law defined designs of integrated circuits as each product in its final form in which the elements - at least one active ingredient - and all or some of the links built within or on a piece of material, and the purpose of this product's performance and function room. The law specifies the recording designs of integrated circuits and periods of protection and litigation procedures in the event of a dispute, or contrary to the provisions of this Act.'

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Arabic قانون رقم (5) لعام 2006 بشأن تصميمات الدوائر المتكاملة PDF English Law No. 5 of 2006 on Designs of Integrated Circuits PDF
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