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Results: 4 Answers
Trademarks
1.
Legal framework
1.1
What is the statutory or other source of trademark rights?
 
Israel
  • The Trade Marks Ordinance (New Version), 5732-1972;
  • The Merchandise Marks Ordinance, 1929;
  • The Protection of Appellation of Origin and Geographical Indications Law, 5725-1965; and
  • The Commercial Wrongs Law, 5759-1999 (Section 1 - Passing Off).
For more information about this answer please contact: David Gilat from Gilat Bareket & Co., Reinhold Cohn Group
1.2
How do trademark rights arise (ie, through use or registration)?
 
Israel
Trademark rights arise primarily through use, but also through registration.

For more information about this answer please contact: David Gilat from Gilat Bareket & Co., Reinhold Cohn Group
1.3
What is the statutory or other source of the trademark registration scheme?
 
Israel
  • The Trade Marks Ordinance (New Version), 5732-1972;
  • The Trade Marks Regulations, 1940;
  • The Trade Marks Regulations (Appeal before the District Court), 5748-1987; and
  • The Trade Marks Regulations (Implementation of the Madrid Protocol), 5767-2007.
For more information about this answer please contact: David Gilat from Gilat Bareket & Co., Reinhold Cohn Group