Norway

Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2015)

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Year of Version:
2015
Dates:
Entry into force: May 1, 2003
Adopted: March 14, 2003
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Designs Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 65 of June 19, 2015, which came into October 1, 2015.
For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 65, see Chapter 1, Section 7; and Chapter 7, Sections 44 and 45 of the consolidated version.

The notification by Norway to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Latest amendments to this version include changes implemented at the entry into force of the Penal Code (Act no. 28 of 20
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Available Texts:
English
Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2015)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Norwegian
LOV-2003-03-14-15: Lov om beskyttelse av design (designloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2015)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
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