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The Design Right (Proceedings before Comptroller) Rules 1989

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Proceedings in respect of a dispute

  5. 4.(1) The Comptroller shall give such directions as to the...

  6. 5.(1) Unless the Comptroller otherwise directs, all evidence in the...

  7. 6.(1) Any party to the proceedings may appear in person...

  8. 7.(1) A person who claims to have a substantial interest...

  9. 8.A party (including a person made a party to the...

  10. 9.After hearing the party or parties desiring to be heard,...

  11. 10.Proceedings in respect of application to settle terms of licence of right or adjust terms of licence

  12. 11.Rules 4, 5, 6 and 8 shall apply in respect...

  13. 12.After hearing the party or parties desiring to be heard,...

  14. 13.Settlement of terms where design right owner unknown

  15. 14.Proceedings in respect of application by design right owner to vary terms of licence

  16. 15.Rules 4, 5, 6 and 8 shall apply in respect...

  17. 16.After hearing the party or parties desiring to be heard,...

  18. 17.General

  19. 18.(1) Any statutory declaration or affidavit filed in any proceedings...

  20. 19.The Comptroller may appoint an adviser to assist him in...

  21. 20.(1) The times or periods prescribed by these Rules for...

  22. 21.For the purposes of these Rules the Patent Office shall...

  23. 22.(1) The Comptroller may, in respect of any proceedings, by...

  24. 23.(1) Every person concerned in any proceedings to which these...

  25. 24.The fees specified in Schedule 2 shall be payable in...

  26. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1


    2. SCHEDULE 2


      1. 1.On application (Form 1) under rule 3(1)£50

      2. 2.On application (Form 2) under rule 7(1)£30

      3. 3.On application (Form 3) under rule 10(1)£50

      4. 4.On application (Form 4) under rule 14(1)£50

  27. Explanatory Note

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