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Pharmaceutical Affairs Act (Act No. 1491 of December 13, 1963, as last amended by Act No. 10788 of June 7, 2011)

Date of Text (Enacted):December 13, 1963
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Pharmaceutical Affairs Act incorporates all amendments up to 2011. For the latest amendments made by Act No. 10788 of June 7, 2011, see Articles 2, 45(7), 56, 65, 89, 94(1), 95(1), 96, 98(1), 98(2), 98(3), 98(4), and 98(5).

This law contains provisions relating to trademark infringement (Articles 60, 95(1)(10) and unfair competition (Article 68)).
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Pharmaceutical Affairs Act (Act No. 1491 of December 13, 1963, as last amended by Act No. 10788 of June 7, 2011) Pharmaceutical Affairs Act (Act No. 1491 of December 13, 1963, as last amended by Act No. 10788 of June 7, 2011), Complete document (pdf) [775 KB]

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