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Consumer Protection Act

Objectives:

This law provides for matters relating to the protection and safety of consumers, such as the prohibition of unfair trading practices and unfair contract terms.

Scope:

The Consumer Protection Act includes sections regarding false and misleading representations of goods (sections 12, 13, 15 and 16) as well as bait advertising (section 19) and misleading statements (section 22).