Central and Eastern European Legal Materials
Croatia: Law on Industrial Designs
This law provides for the legal protection of industrial designs in Croatia. A design is protected if it meets the requirements of novelty and individual character. The law specifies absolute and relative grounds disqualifying a design from legal protection.
About the Editors:
Michael Newcity is the Deputy Director of the Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies at Duke University. Professor Newcity is a leading authority and the author of 3 books and over 50 scholarly articles offering commentary on legal activities in Russia, Eurasia and East Europe.
Original Editor: the late Professor V. Pechota, Columbia Law School.