Australia

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018

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Year of Version:
2019
Dates:
Adopted: August 24, 2018
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Plant Variety Protection, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
Schedule 1, Parts 2 and 4 and Schedule 2, Parts 1, 4, 5, 13, and 15-21 of the Act entered into force on August 25, 2018 (on the day after the Act receives the Royal Assent).
Schedule 1, Parts 2 and 3, and Schedule 2, Parts 2, 3, 6-12, and 14 entered into force on February 24, 2019.

The notification by Australia to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Act (and Regulations - see separate notification) implements the first part of the Australian Government's response t
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