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Consumer Information Act 1989, Samoa


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Year of Version 2009 Dates Entry into force: September 20, 1989 Adopted: September 20, 1989 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Trademarks, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property Notes This Law makes provisions for informative labelling and marking of goods and for the prevention of deceptive or misleading packaging, labelling and advertising.

For IP-related provisions, see:
Section 2. Interpretation ('advertising', 'label', 'Package')
Section 3. Name and address of packager to be shown on packaged goods
Section 5. Further particulars to be included in labels in respect of specified goods
Section 6. Method of labelling
section 7. Deceptive or misleading labelling
Section 8. Deceptive or misleading packaging
Section 9. Deceptive or misleading advertising
Section 18. Offences and penalties

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WIPO Lex No. WS007