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Law No. 287 of October 10, 1990 containing Rules on Protection of Competition

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Year of current version:2007
Date of entry into force of original text:October 14, 1990
Date of Text (Enacted):October 10, 1990
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Other, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:
The notification by Italy to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Without prejudice to the powers of the Commission of the European Union, internal authority to implement the anti-competition rules has been conferred upon the institution of the national competition authority (Autoritá Garante per il Mercato el la Concorrenza ('AGCM')), established by the Competition and Fair Trading Act (At No. 287 of October 10, 1990)'.
For provisions relating to intellectual property, see Articles 7 and 14.

Date of entry into force: see Article 34. for further details.
Available Texts: 
Italian

Legge 10 ottobre 1990, n. 287. Norme per la tutela della concorrenza e del mercato Legge 10 ottobre 1990, n. 287. Norme per la tutela della concorrenza e del mercato, Complete document (pdf) [237 KB] Legge 10 ottobre 1990, n. 287. Norme per la tutela della concorrenza e del mercato, Complete document (htm) [440 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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