Relevant Legislation

Date Published

The Act

Part 16 CERTIFICATION TRADE MARKS

Section 168 Object of Part

Section 169 What is a certification trade mark?

Section 170 Application of Act

Section 171 Rights given by registration of a certification trade mark

Section 172 Rights of persons allowed to use certification trade marks

Section 173 Rules governing the use of certification trade marks

Section 174 Registrar to reject application or send it to the Commission

Section 175 Certificate of Commission

Section 176 Acceptance of application

Section 177 Additional ground for rejecting an application or opposing registration - certification trade mark not distinguishing certified goods or services

Section 178 Variation of rules

Section 179 Registrar must publish rules

Section 180 Assignment of registered certification trade mark

Section 180A Assignment of unregistered certification trade mark

Section 181 Rectification of the Register by order of court

Section 182 Variation of rules by order of court

Section 183 Delegation of Commission's powers and functions

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The Regulations

Part 16 CERTIFICATION TRADE MARKS

Reg 16.1 Copy of rules to be filed

Reg 16.2 Documents to be sent to Commission

Reg 16.3 Initial assessment of applications by Commission

Reg 16.4 Holding of conferences

Reg 16.5 Consideration of applications

Reg 16.6 Criteria for Commission's consideration of rules

Reg 16.7 Matters to be included in advertisement of adverse decision

Reg 16.8 Applications to vary rules

Reg 16.9 Consideration of application to vary rules

Reg 16.10 Decision on variation of rules

Reg 16.10A Assignment of unregistered certification trade marks

Reg 16.11 Assignment of registered certification trade marks

Reg 16.12 Publication of rules