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Liechtenstein

Year of current version:2010
Date of entry into force of original text:November 1, 1994
Date of Text (Enacted):October 22, 1992
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Trade Names, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:For provisions concerning the undisclosed information (trade secrets), see Part II, Articles 4, 6 and 16.
For provisions concerning unfair trade practices and criminal provisions against unfair comeptition, see Part II, Articles 2,3, 5(c), 8b, 8c; Part IV, Articles 22-25.

Note that due to its membership to the European Economic Area, Liechtenstein is subject to the Anti-Trust-Law of the European Communities.
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German

Gesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb (UWG) Gesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb (UWG), Complete document (pdf) [219 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:LI067

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