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Acts and Treaties

CIPRO has an obligation to subscribe to and maintain certain acts and treaties in South Africa and the Global market place.

Companies & Close Corporations

  • BUSINESS NAMES ACT, 1960

  • CLOSE CORPORATIONS ACT, 1984

  • COMPANIES ACT,1973

  • RATIONALISATION OF CORPORATE LAWS ACT 45 OF 1996

  • SHARE BLOCKS CONTROL ACT 59 OF 1980

Intellectual Property

  • AGREEMENT ON TRADE-RELATED ASPECTS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS (TRIPS AGREEMENT), 1994

  • BERNE CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF LITERARY AND ARTISTIC WORKS, 1886

  • BUSINESS NAMES ACT 27 OF 1960

  • COPYRIGHT ACT 98 OF 1978 AS AMENDED

  • COPYRIGHT REGULATIONS

  • COUNTERFEIT GOODS ACT 37 OF 1997

  • DESIGNS ACT 195 OF 1993

  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS RATIONALISATION ACT 107 OF 1996

  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS RATIONALISATION ACT 38 OF 1997

  • PARIS CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF INDUSTRY PROPERTY, 1883

  • PATENT COOPERATION TREATY (PCT), 1970

  • PATENTS ACT 57 OF 1978

  • PERFORMER'S PROTECTION ACT 11 OF 1967

  • REGISTRATION OF COPYRIGHT IN CINEMATOGRAPH FILMS ACT 62 OF 1977

  • REGULATIONS ON REGISTRATION OF COPYRIGHT IN CINEMATOGRAPH FILMS, 1980

  • MERCHANDISE MARKS ACT OF 1941 AS AMENDED

  • STEM VAN SUID-AFRIKA COPYRIGHT ACT 2 OF 1959

  • THE BUDAPEST TREATY ON THE INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION OF THE DEPOSIT OF MICROORGANISMS FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE PATENT PROCEDURE, 1977

  • THE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF NEW VARIETIES OF PLANTS (UPOV), 1961

  • TRADE MARKS ACT 62 OF 1963

  • TRADE MARKS ACT 194 OF 1993

  • TRADE MARKS REGULATIONS, 1995

  • UNAUTHORISED USE OF EMBLEMS ACT 37 OF 1961

  • VLAGLIED COPYRIGHT ACT 9 OF 1974

  • WIPO CONVENTION FOR THE ESTABLISHED WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANISATION, 1967
These Acts can be accessed on the following website: www.acts.co.za

They can be purchased in soft copies at University Bookshops. Attorneys should have copies and they are also kept in the State Library


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