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Trade Marks (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2006

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The Trade Marks (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2006


THE STATES, on the representations of the Commerce and Employment Department, and in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 1 and 3 of the Intellectual Property (Enabling Provisions) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2004[a] and all other powers enabling them in that behalf, hereby order:-


Amendment of Ordinance.

1.      After section 6(3) of the Trade Marks (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Ordinance, 2006[b] insert the following subsection -


"(4)      Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, the expression "earlier trade mark" does not include an international trade mark (UK), Community trade mark or international trade mark (EC) except to the extent provided by regulations of the Department for the time being in force under this section or section 52 or 54.".



2.      This Ordinance may be cited as the Trade Marks (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2006.



3.      This Ordinance has effect throughout the Bailiwick.



4.      This Ordinance shall come into force on the 1st October, 2006.



S M D Ross

Her Majesty's Deputy Greffier


Order in Council No. XIV of 2004.


Ordinance No. I of 2006.