NATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF SRI- LANKA

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ACT, No. 36 OF 2003

ACT

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Chapter - III INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS.
Chapter - IV RIGHT TO PROTECTION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN.
Chapter - V

REQUIREMENTS OF APPLICATION AND PROCEDURE FOR
REGISTRATION OF AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN.

Chapter - VI DURATION OF REGISTRATION OF AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN.
Chapter - VII RIGHTS OF A REGISTERED OWNER OF AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN.
Chapter - VIII

ASSIGNMENT AND TRANSMISSION OF APPLICATIONS FOR REGISTRATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS AND REGISTRATIONS OF THE SAME.

Chapter - IX LICENSE CONTRACTS OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS. 
 
RENUNCIATION AND NULLITY OF REGISTRATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN.
Chapter - XI PATENT.
Chapter - XII RIGHT TO A PATENT.
Chapter - XIII REQUIREMENTS OF APPLICATION AND PROCEDURE
FOR GRANT OF A PATENT.
Chapter - XIV DURATION OF PATENT.
Chapter - XV

RIGHTS OF OWNER OF PATENT.

Chapter - XVI ASSIGNMENT AND TRANSMISSION OF PATENT APPLICATIONS AND PATENTS.
Chapter - XVII LICENSE CONTRACTS - I.
Chapter - XVIII SURRENDER AND NULLITY OF PATENT.
Chapter - XIX MARKS AND TRADE NAMES.
Chapter - XX ADMISSIBILITY OF MARKS.
Chapter - XXI REQUIREMENTS OF APPLICATION AND PROCEDURE FOR
REGISTRATION.
Chapter - XXII DURATION OF REGISTRATION OF A MARK.
Chapter - XXIII RIGHTS OF THE REGISTERED OWNER OF A MARK.
Chapter - XXIV ASSIGNMENT AND TRANSMISSION OF APPLICATIONS AND REGISTRATIONS OF MARKS.
Chapter - XXV LICENSE CONTRACTS - II.
Chapter - XXVI RENUNCIATION AND NULLITY OF REGISTRATION OF A MARK.
Chapter - XXVII REMOVAL OF MARK.
Chapter - XXVIII COLLECTIVE MARKS.
Chapter - XXIX CERTIFICATION MARKS.
Chapter - XXX TRADE NAMES.
Chapter - XXXI

LAYOUT DESIGNS OF INTEGRATED CIRCUITS.

Chapter - XXXII

UNFAIR COMPETITION AND UNDISCLOSED INFORMATION.

Chapter - XXXIII

GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS.

Chapter - XXXIV

CONSTITUTION AND POWERS OF ADVISORY COMMISSION.

Chapter - XXXV

APPLICATIONS TO AND PROCEEDINGS BEFORE, THE
DIRECTOR-GENERAL AND COURT.

Chapter - XXXVI

REGISTERED AGENTS.

Chapter - XXXVII

FUND.

Chapter - XXXVIII

OFFENCES AND PENALTIES.

Chapter - XXXIX

REGULATIONS.

Chapter - XL AMENDMENT OF HIGH COURT OF THE PROVINCES
(SPECIAL PROVISIONS) ACT, NO. 10 OF 1996.
Chapter - XLI AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS ORDINANCE.
Chapter - XLII

REPEALS AND SAVINGS.

Chapter - XLIII

INTERPRETATION.

 


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