Yemen: Note On Law No. 19 of 1994 Concerning Intellectual Property Rights

Yemen: Note On Law No. 19 of 1994 Concerning Intellectual Property Rights 165 YEMEN: NOTE ON LAW NO. 19 OF 1994 CONCERNING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS* A Unified Intellectual Property Rights Law (No. 19 of 1994) has been adopted by the Republic of Yemen. The Law will come into effect 30 days from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette. This Law repeals the Trademarks and Trade Names Law No. 45 of 1976 which was in force in the Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) and Articles 1757-1927 relating to the protection of intellectual property rights of the Civil Law which was in force in the People's Republic of Yemen (South Yemen). Transitional Provisions Article 117 of the new Law provides for transitional provisions. Protection of trademarks registered in either part of the country will be extended automatically to the whole of the Republic of Yemen, unless there is more than one owner for a given mark. In that case, the owners of the mark should settle the dispute among themselves and inform the unified Trademark Registry of their decision by submitting a written agreement within one year. If no such agreement is reached within one year, the competent authority at the Intellectual Property Office will issue an appropriate decision http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Arab Law Quarterly Brill

Yemen: Note On Law No. 19 of 1994 Concerning Intellectual Property Rights

Arab Law Quarterly , Volume 10 (2): 165 – Jan 1, 1995

Loading next page...
 
/lp/brill/yemen-note-on-law-no-19-of-1994-concerning-intellectual-property-QM63mDFt0W
Publisher
BRILL
Copyright
© 1995 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
ISSN
0268-0556
eISSN
1573-0255
D.O.I.
10.1163/157302595X00571
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

165 YEMEN: NOTE ON LAW NO. 19 OF 1994 CONCERNING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS* A Unified Intellectual Property Rights Law (No. 19 of 1994) has been adopted by the Republic of Yemen. The Law will come into effect 30 days from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette. This Law repeals the Trademarks and Trade Names Law No. 45 of 1976 which was in force in the Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) and Articles 1757-1927 relating to the protection of intellectual property rights of the Civil Law which was in force in the People's Republic of Yemen (South Yemen). Transitional Provisions Article 117 of the new Law provides for transitional provisions. Protection of trademarks registered in either part of the country will be extended automatically to the whole of the Republic of Yemen, unless there is more than one owner for a given mark. In that case, the owners of the mark should settle the dispute among themselves and inform the unified Trademark Registry of their decision by submitting a written agreement within one year. If no such agreement is reached within one year, the competent authority at the Intellectual Property Office will issue an appropriate decision

Journal

Arab Law QuarterlyBrill

Published: Jan 1, 1995

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial