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Consumer Protection Act, 1993

Year of Version:2002
Date of Last Amendment:February 25, 1999
Date of Entry into Force:January 1, 1994
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1993
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Other, Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The WTO notification states:
"Contains prescriptions relating to misleading information on goods. Administrative, criminal or civil liability is available for a deed violating the prescriptions."
For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property: see Articles 8, 14.5, 18.5 and 18.10 for further details.
Available Texts: 

Consumer Protection Act, 1993 Consumer Protection Act, 1993, Complete document (pdf) [291 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:EE026



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