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Act No. XI of 1997 on the protection of trademarks and geographical indications.

Type of law
Date of original text

This Act consists of nine parts which regulate in detail the following issues: the protection of trademarks (Part I); the procedures before the Hungarian Patent Office in trademark matters (Part II); the Community trademark system (Part III); the international cataloguing of trademarks (Part IV); court proceedings in trademark cases (Part VI; collective marks and certification marks (Part VI); the protection of geographical origin (Part VII); Community protection of certain geographical indications and international cataloguing of designations of origin (Part VIII); final provisions (Part IX).
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
This Act entered into force on 1st July 1997. The consolidated text entered into force on 1 April 2013.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
1997. vi XI. t rv ny a v djegyek s a f ldrajzi rujelz k oltalm r l