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Trademarks Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. T-13)

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Act current to 2024-02-06 and last amended on 2021-06-28. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Prohibitions

 No person shall

  • (a) make a false or misleading statement tending to discredit the business, goods or services of a competitor;

  • (b) direct public attention to his goods, services or business in such a way as to cause or be likely to cause confusion in Canada, at the time he commenced so to direct attention to them, between his goods, services or business and the goods, services or business of another;

  • (c) pass off other goods or services as and for those ordered or requested; or

  • (d) make use, in association with goods or services, of any description that is false in a material respect and likely to mislead the public as to

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

    • (ii) the geographical origin, or

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

    of the goods or services.

  • (e) [Repealed, 2014, c. 32, s. 10]

  • R.S., 1985, c. T-13, s. 7
  • 2014, c. 32, ss. 10, 53, 56(F)

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