Trade-marks Act

Version of section 11.14 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-12-08:

Marginal note:Prohibited adoption of indication for wines
  •  (1) No person shall adopt in connection with a business, as a trade-mark or otherwise,

    • (a) a protected geographical indication identifying a wine in respect of a wine not originating in the territory indicated by the protected geographical indication; or

    • (b) a translation in any language of the geographical indication in respect of that wine.

  • Marginal note:Prohibited use

    (2) No person shall use in connection with a business, as a trade-mark or otherwise,

    • (a) a protected geographical indication identifying a wine in respect of a wine not originating in the territory indicated by the protected geographical indication or adopted contrary to subsection (1); or

    • (b) a translation in any language of the geographical indication in respect of that wine.

  • 1994, c. 47, s. 192.
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