Intellectual Property Bill (HL Bill 5)
Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department for Business, Innovation
and Skills, are published separately as HL Bill 5—EN.
EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Viscount Younger of Leckie has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a)
of the Human Rights Act 1998:
In my view the provisions of the Intellectual Property Bill [HL] are compatible with
the Convention rights.
Unregistered design right
Registered Community design