Trade Descriptions Act 1968 (Chapter 29)
|Year of Version:||1968|
|Date of Entry into Force:||November 30, 1968|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||May 30, 1968|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trademarks|
|Notes:||The notification by the United Kingdom to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states: |
'The Act includes provisions prohibiting the use of a trade description which falsely, or misleadingly, indicates the place of manufacture, production, processing or reconditioning of certain goods.'
Date of entry into force: see Section 43(2).
Is superseded by
|WIPO Lex No.:||GB059|