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Major Events Management Act 2007 (reprinted as at 1 July 2012)

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Year of current version:2012
Date of entry into force of original text:August 29, 2007
Date of Text (Enacted):August 28, 2007
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:This Act aims to prevent organisers and sponsors of events from being undermined by unauthorized commercial advertising, known as ambush marketing.

For provisions on the protection of intellectual property rights, see Part 2, Section 7(3)(c)(ii); Part 3; Part 4, Section 37; Part 5, Section 79.
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Major Events Management Act 2007 (reprinted as at 1 July 2012) Major Events Management Act 2007 (reprinted as at 1 July 2012), Complete document (pdf) [465 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:NZ134

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