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Competition and Fair Trading Act

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Malawi

Year of current version:2000
Date of entry into force of original text:April 1, 2000
Date of Text (Enacted):1998
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This Act contains provisions on copyright, patents and trademarks (Part I). It also provides for protection against anti-competitive practices (Part V) and contains enforcement provisions in case of non-compliance with the provisions of the Act.
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Competition and Fair Trading Act Competition and Fair Trading Act, Complete document (pdf) [133 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:MW003

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