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Papua New Guinea

Commercial Advertisement (Protection of Local Industry) Act 1985

Year of current version:1985
Date of entry into force of original text:June 28, 1985
Date of Text (Enacted):1985
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:© Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute

This Act ensures the development of a Papua New Guinea advertising industry and regulates the right of freedom of expression and publication in order to protect and foster Papua New Guinean culture.
Available Texts: 
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WIPO Lex No.:PG028

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