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TRADE MARKS ACT 1995 No. 119 of 1995 - SECT 192

Jurisdiction of other prescribed courts
192. (1) Each prescribed court (other than the Federal Court) has jurisdiction
with respect to matters in respect of which an action or proceeding may, under
this Act, be started in a prescribed court. Note: For prescribed court see
section 190.

(2) The jurisdiction conferred by subsection (1) on the Supreme Court of a
Territory is conferred to the extent that the Constitution permits in the case

   (a)  an action for the infringement of a trade mark; or

   (b)  an action under section 129; or

   (c)  a matter arising under this Act that may be heard and determined in
        the course of such an action.

(3) In any other case, the jurisdiction is conferred only in relation to an
action or proceeding brought by a natural person who is resident in the
Territory, or a corporation that has its principal place of business in the
Territory, when the action or proceeding is started. 

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