The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Protection of semiconductor topographies as a form of unregistered design right exists in UK law through domestic provisions implementing an EU Directive.

Sifting committees’ recommendation.

The sifting committees agreed with the government that this statutory instrument does not have to have a debate in parliament, though one may still occur.

Statutory instrument

The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Explanatory memorandum

Explanatory Memorandum to The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Published 18 July 2018
Last updated 15 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. This SI was laid before Parliament on 9 October 2018 under the negative procedure.
  2. Both sifting committees have given their recommendation for this statutory instrument.
  3. First published.