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Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act (Act No. 911 of December 30, 1961 as amended up to Act No. 9895 of December 30, 2009)

Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1962
Date of Text (Enacted):December 30, 1961
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Domain Names, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Protection Act incorporates all amendments from 1986 up to 2009 (see Articles 18 and 20 for the latest amendments made by Act No. 9895 of December 30, 2009).
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Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act (Act No. 911 of December 30, 1961 as amended up to Act No. 9895 of December 30, 2009) Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act (Act No. 911 of December 30, 1961 as amended up to Act No. 9895 of December 30, 2009), Complete document (pdf) [50 KB]

Korean

부정경쟁방지 및 영업비밀보호에 관한 법률 (1961년12월30일에 제정된 법률 제911호는 2009년12월30일의 법률 제9895호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 부정경쟁방지 및 영업비밀보호에 관한 법률 (1961년12월30일에 제정된 법률 제911호는 2009년12월30일의 법률 제9895호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [134 KB] 부정경쟁방지 및 영업비밀보호에 관한 법률 (1961년12월30일에 제정된 법률 제911호는 2009년12월30일의 법률 제9895호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (htm) [56 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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