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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Act current to 2022-09-11 and last amended on 2022-06-23. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Passing off

 Every one commits an offence who, with intent to deceive or defraud the public or any person, whether ascertained or not,

  • (a) passes off other wares or services as and for those ordered or required; or

  • (b) makes use, in association with wares or services, of any description that is false in a material respect regarding

    • (i) the kind, quality, quantity or composition,

    • (ii) the geographical origin, or

    • (iii) the mode of the manufacture, production or performance

    of those wares or services.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 408
  • 1992, c. 1, s. 60(F)
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