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Enforcement Decree of the Fair Labeling and Advertising Act (Presidential Decree No. 16430 of June 30, 1999, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 21349 of March 12, 2009)

Date of entry into force of original text:July 1, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):June 30, 1999
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Other, Trademarks
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Enforcement Decree of the Fair Labeling and Advertising Act of March 12, 2009 incorporates all the amendments from 2004 up to 2009 (see Articles 2, 17 & 18 for the latest amendments made by Presidential Decree No. 21349 of March 12, 2009).

This Decree implements, among others, the specific provisions on unfair labeling and practices (Article 3), and business secrets (Article 6) that are prescribed under the Fair Labeling and Advertising Act.

According to the Addendum of this Decree, the Presidential Decree No. 21349 shall come into force on the day of its promulgation, i.e. on March 12, 2009.
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Enforcement Decree of the Fair Labeling and Advertising Act (Presidential Decree No. 16430 of June 30, 1999, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 21349 of March 12, 2009) Enforcement Decree of the Fair Labeling and Advertising Act (Presidential Decree No. 16430 of June 30, 1999, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 21349 of March 12, 2009), Complete document (pdf) [98 KB]

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