REPUBLIC OF DJIBOUTI UNITY – EQUALITY – PEACE ********* PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC LAW No. 50/AN/09/6 L On the Protection of Industrial Property Courtesy translation provided by WIPO, © 2012 THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY HAS ADOPTED AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC HERBY ENACTS THE LAW OF WHICH THE CONTENTS ARE AS FOLLOWS: WHEREAS the Constitution of September 15, 1992; WHEREAS Law No. 150/AN/02/4 L of January 31, 2002 on the Accession of the Republic of Djibouti to Intellectual Property Conventions; WHEREAS Law No. 12/AN/98/4 L of March 11, 1998 on the Reform of State Companies, Semi-Public Companies and Industrial and Commercial Public Establishments; WHEREAS Law No. 102/01/00/4 L of October 25, 2000 on the Organization and Operation of the Ministry of Trade and Industry; WHEREAS Decree No. 99-0077/PR/MFEN of June 08, 1999 on the Reform of State companies, Semi-Public companies and Public Establishments; WHEREAS Decree No. 2001-0012/PR/MEFPCP of January 15, 2001 on the General Rules on Public Accounting; WHEREAS Decree No. 2008-0083/PRE of March 26, 2008 on the Appointment of the Prime Minister; WHEREAS Decree No. 2008-0084/PRE of March 27, 2008 on the Appointment of Members of the Government; WHEREAS Decree No. 2008-0093/PRE of April 03, 2008 establishing the Responsibilities of Ministers; WHEREAS the National Trade Conference of February 25 to 28, 2008; WHEREAS the National Craftwork Conference of October18 to 20, 2009. The Council of Ministers meeting on January 27, 2009.