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Consumer Protection Act

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Malawi

Year of current version:2003
Date of entry into force of original text:November 21, 2003
Date of Text (Enacted):November 13, 2003
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see Part VII on advertising where article 44 defines fraudulous advertising and misleading information.
Geographical indications are protected at Article 44(3)(a)), and patents and trademarks are protected at Article 44(3)(g).
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WIPO Lex No.:MW028

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