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Competition Act, 2009 (Act No. 17 of 2009)

Year of Version:2009
Date of Entry into Force:October 2011
Date of Text (Enacted):December 24, 2009
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:Section 3 (3)(a) of the Act provides that the Act does not apply to 'any agreement to the extent that the agreement relates to the protection, exercise, licensing or assignment of rights under any law governing intellectual property rights.'
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Competition Act, 2009 (Act No. 17 of 2009) Competition Act, 2009 (Act No. 17 of 2009), Complete document (pdf) [3941 KB]

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