Lois et règlements au titre de l'article 63:2 de l'Accord sur les ADPIC ‒ Afficher les détails du document

The Geographical Indications (Registration and Protection) Act, 2020 (ACT No. XVIII, 2020)
It is necessary to recognize and protect the geographical indications of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan for public interest and advance the economic reform and development of the least-developed areas of Pakistan. The law will provide the legal means for interested parties to prevent the use of any means in the designation or presentation of goods that indicate or suggest that the goods in question originate in a geographical area. It will also prevent any use which constitutes an act of unfair competition within the meaning of Article 22 of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS).
Pre-registration matters pertain to the Ministry of Commerce under Sec-11, 13 & 25 etc. of the law. All registration matters pertain to IPO-Pakistan. Their websites with contact details therein are given below: www.commerce.gov.pk/ http://www.ipo.gov.pk/