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Trade Descriptions Act 1968, Chapter 29

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Year of current version:1968
Date of entry into force of original text:November 30, 1968
Date of Text (Enacted):May 30, 1968
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Geographical Indications
Notes:© Crown Copyright 1968

Date of entry into force: see Section 43 (2).l
Notification 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."
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WIPO Lex No.:GB059

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