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and responsible persons have been updated. To view the latest service delivery standards,
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Are you aware that enterprise registration does NOT give you protection to use your
enterprise name as a TRADE MARK? To protect your trade mark you
need to lodge a separate application for a trade mark registration. You can
also protect your PATENT or DESIGN by lodging a separate application