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Textile Labelling and Advertising Regulations

Version of section 40 from 2019-06-17 to 2024-05-28:

  •  (1) Subject to subsections (2) to (4), where a textile fibre is required by these Regulations to be shown by its generic name, the following may be shown with the fibre content disclosure for that textile fibre:

    • (a) a trademark registered in Canada for that textile fibre or for the yarn or fabric containing that fibre; or

    • (b) a descriptive term that is true in respect of that textile fibre or of the yarn or fabric containing that fibre.

  • (2) Where a trademark is registered for a textile fibre or for a yarn or fabric containing textile fibres of the same generic name, the trademark must be shown immediately preceding or immediately following the generic name of the textile fibre or fibres.

  • (3) Where a trademark registered for a biconstituent, multiconstituent or grafted textile fibre, or a yarn or fabric, is associated with more than one generic name, the trademark must be shown immediately preceding or immediately following the textile fibre content disclosure.

  • (4) The type in which a trademark or descriptive term is shown shall not be larger or more prominent than the type in which the generic name of a textile fibre is shown.

  • SOR/87-247, s. 17
  • SOR/94-247, s. 14
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 366(E)

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