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Act Against Unfair Competition (as amended up to Law of October 1, 2013)

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Year of current version:2013
Date of entry into force of original text:October 10, 1909
Date of Text (Enacted):June 7, 1909
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trade Names, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
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German

Gesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb (UWG) Gesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb (UWG), Complete document (pdf) [75 KB] Gesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb (UWG), Complete document (htm) [113 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:DE173

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