Trade Marks Act 2002

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Subpart 3—Opposition to application

47 Opposition to accepted application


A person may, within the prescribed time and in the prescribed manner, give the Commissioner written notice of opposition to an application.


The notice of opposition must include a statement of the grounds of opposition and any prescribed matters.


The Commissioner must send a copy of the notice to the applicant.

Compare: 1953 No 66 s 27(2), (3); Trade Marks Act 1998 s 13(2), (3) (Singapore)