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The Marketing Act (2008:486)

Year of Version:2008
Date of Entry into Force:July 1, 2008
Date of Text (Enacted):June 5, 2008
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Trademarks
Notes:Section 10 prohibits misleading marketing. Among others, Section 10(5) provides that any incorrect representations of trademarks, trade names, and distinctive symbols of a trader or another person are misleading and prohibited.
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Marknadsföringslag (2008:486) Marknadsföringslag (2008:486), Complete document (pdf) [127 KB]

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