|Court fees and damages awards are|
now calculated and paid in US dollars
The Trade Marks Amendment Act applies gives retroactive protection to all trade mark registrations that designated Zimbabwe under ARIPO's Protocol system. It also widens the scope of the definition of a "mark", provides for registration of collective marks, offers broader protection by way of border measures and allows for punitive damages awards in respect of flagrant infringements.
Source: INTA Bulletin, vol.65, no.18, 15 October 2010