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Law of April 16, 1993, on Combating Unfair Competition

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Year of current version:1993
Date of entry into force of original text:December 9, 1993
Date of Text (Enacted):April 16, 1993
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Trade Names, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:
The notification by Poland to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Act on combating unfair competition deals, among others, with the protection of undisclosed information. The Act does not apply to specific products such as pharmaceuticals or agricultural chemical products. Issues connected with specific products or information on them and related problems are dealt with by sectoral legislation or by legislation in the field of patents.'

Date of entry into force: See Article 31 for further details.
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WIPO Lex No.:PL020

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