Ukraine

Law of Ukraine No. 123-IX of September 20, 2019, on Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine Regarding the Improvement of the Legal Protection of Geographical Indications

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Year of Version:
2020
Dates:
Entry into force: January 1, 2020
Adopted: September 20, 2019
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Geographical Indications, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The notification by Ukraine to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Law:
• provides new definition of the terms 'geographical indications', 'appellations of origin';
• specifies the conditions for granting legal protection to geographical indications and the grounds (reasons) for refusing such protection;
• determines the conditions for granting legal protection to homonymous geographical indications;
• specify the number of persons who are entitled to register t
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Law of Ukraine No. 123-IX of September 20, 2019, on Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine Regarding the Improvement of the Legal Protection of Geographical Indicationspdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Ukrainian
Закон України № 123-IX від 20.09.2019 про внесення змін до деяких законодавчих актів України щодо вдосконалення правової охорони географічних зазначеньpdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
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