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Q11. How long does a design right last?

Q11. How long does a design right last?

A11. A design right lasts 20 years from the date of registration, subject to the payment of annuities. A Related design right lapses when the legal term of its Principal design right expires, but when it expires for other reason such as failure to pay an annuity, the Related design right can survive up to 20 years from the date of registration of the Principal design.