Subpart 3—Register of trade marks

General

181 Register of trade marks

(1)

The Commissioner must ensure that a register of trade marks registered in New Zealand is kept in New Zealand.

(2)

The register may be kept in any manner that the Commissioner thinks fit, including, either wholly or partly, by means of a device or facility—

(a)

that records or stores information electronically or by other means; and

(b)

that permits the information so recorded or stored to be readily inspected or reproduced in usable form.

(3)

The register is prima facie evidence of any matters required or authorised by or under this Act to be entered in it.

Compare: 1953 No 66 s 5