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Trade Descriptions Act 1972 (Act 87)

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Year of current version:1972
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1975
Date of Text (Enacted):November 3, 1972
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This Trade Descriptions Act No. 87 of 1972 incorporates amendments up to and including those of the Act No. A880 on August 15, 1999.
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