Consumer Protection Act , 2054 (1998)
|Year of current version:||1998|
|Date of entry into force of original text:||April 13, 1999|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||January 28, 1998|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Other, Trademarks|
|Notes:||The Consumer Protection Act provides for, inter alia, the labeling requirements (Section 2(g), and the consumer protection from unfair trade practices (Section 2(h)).|
Section 8(b) prohibits imitation of consumer goods in such manner as to mislead consumers.
Section 9 sets out the mandatory details to be mentioned on the labels of consumer goods.
|WIPO Lex No.:||NP010|