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Law of the People's Republic of China on Product Quality

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Year of current version:2000
Date of entry into force of original text:September 1, 2000
Date of Text (Enacted):July 8, 2000
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition
Notes:This Law prohibits the forgery or fraudulent use of authentication or other product quality marks, producer name, product origin or the passing off of a fake/defective product as genuine/quality (Article 5). Marks on the products must meet the requirements listed in Article 27, or the producer or seller shall be ordered to make rectification (Articles 53-54).
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中华人民共和国产品质量法 中华人民共和国产品质量法, Complete document (pdf) [132 KB] 中华人民共和国产品质量法, Complete document (htm) [68 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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Law of the People's Republic of China on Product Quality Law of the People's Republic of China on Product Quality, Complete document (pdf) [54 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:CN100

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