South Africa

Companies Act 2008 (Act No. 71 of 2008)

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Year of Version2011
Entry into force: May 1, 2011
Adopted: April 9, 2009
Type of Text IP-related Laws
Subject Matter Trade Names, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
NotesFor provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see Chapter 8 'Regulatory agencies and administration of Act', Part A 'Companies and Intellectual Property Commission'.
Available Texts
Companies Act 2008 (Act No. 71 of 2008)
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