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Trade Description Act (Chapter 313)

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Malta

Year of current version:2007
Date of entry into force of original text:September 1, 1986
Date of Text (Enacted):1986
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition
Notes:It is the ACT XXII of 1986, as amended by Acts XXVIII of 1994 and XIX of 2000; and Legal Notice 424 of 2007.
The act was prepared for to make provisions prohibiting descriptions of goods, services, accommodation and facilities provided in the course of trade; to prohibit false information or misleading indications as to the price of goods and for other matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.
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WIPO Lex No.:MT014

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