140 Duration of accepted notice

(1)

An accepted notice remains in force for the period specified in the notice unless—

(a)

it is revoked by the claimant by notice in writing; or

(b)

the court orders, in proceedings under section 153, that the notice be discharged; or

(c)

registration of the trade mark to which the notice relates has been cancelled, revoked, declared invalid, or has expired.

(2)

However, an accepted notice is not in force during the period of any suspension under section 139A.

Section 140: replaced, on 16 September 2011, by section 22 of the Trade Marks Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 71).