Kenya

Trade Marks Act (Chapter 506, as amended up to Act No. 5 of 1994)

Year of Version:
1995
Dates:
Entry into force: January 1, 1957
Adopted: November 18, 1955
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The notification by Kenya to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Trade Marks Act was amended in 1994 to incorporate the protection of service marks.'

This consolidated version of the Trade Marks Act incorporates all the amendments up to the Trade Marks (Amendment) Act, 1994 (Act No. 5 of 1994), that entered into force on March 1, 1995.
For the amendments introduced by the Trade Marks (Amendment) Act, 1994, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
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Available Texts:
English
Trade Marks Act (Chapter 506, as amended up to Act No. 5 of 1994)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
French
Loi sur les marques (chapitre 506, telle que modifiée jusqu'à la loi n° 5 de 1994)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
Related Treaties:
WIPO Lex No.
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