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Act No. 25/1991 on Product Liability

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Year of current version:1991
Date of entry into force of original text:1992
Date of Text (Enacted):March 27, 1991
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition
Notes:
The WTO notification states:
"The main Act relating to product liability."

For provisions related to the protection of intellectual property rights, see:

Article 4: Producer and supplier: "Producer" means the manufacturer of a finished product, the manufacturer of a component part, the producer of any raw material or primary agricultural products, and any person who, by putting his name, trade mark or other distinguishing feature on the product, presents himself as its producer".
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