Competition Act, 2002 (Act No. 12 of 2003)

Year of Version:2003
Date of Entry into Force:January 14, 2003
Date of Text (Enacted):January 13, 2002
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Industrial Property, Other
Section 3(5)(i) of the Competition Act 2002 lays down that nothing in this section should restrict the right of any person to restrain any infringement of, or to levy conditions as maybe necessary for the protection of his rights which have been or might have been conferred upon him under:
(a) the Copyright Act, 1957;
(b) the Patents Act, 1970;
(c) the Trade and Merchandise Marks Act, 1958, or the Trademarks Act, 1999;
(d) the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999;
(e) the Designs Act, 2000;
(f) the Semi-conductor Integrated Circuits Layout-Designs Act, 2000.
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Competition Act, 2002 (Act No. 12 of 2003) Competition Act, 2002 (Act No. 12 of 2003), Complete document (pdf) [12647 KB]

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