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The Marketing Control Act (Act No. 2 of January 9, 2009, relating to the Control of Marketing and Contract Terms and Conditions, etc.) (consolidated version of 2015)

Year of Version:2015
Date of Entry into Force:June 1, 2009
Date of Text (Enacted):January 9, 2009
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:
This consolidated version of the the Marketing Control Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 65 of June 19, 2015, which came into force October 1, 2015.
For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 65, see Chapter 9, Sections 48, 48a and 49.

Chapter 6 of the consolidated Act protects different types of intellectual property rights of traders, including trademarks, designs, geographical indications, trade secrets, etc.
Chapter 7 provides for penalties and civil sanctions against infringement of these intellectual property rights.
Available Texts: 
Norwegian

LOV-2009-01-09-2: Lov om kontroll med markedsføring og avtalevilkår mv. (markedsføringsloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2015) LOV-2009-01-09-2: Lov om kontroll med markedsføring og avtalevilkår mv. (markedsføringsloven)  (konsolidert versjon av 2015), Complete document (pdf) [1599 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:NO141

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