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Trade Descriptions Act

Trade Descriptions Act

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Published by National Consumer Council in London .
Written in English


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SeriesPD 34/90/D4
ContributionsNational Consumer Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination11p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14174916M

a trade description) or instruction relating to the goods, the Board may, subject to the provisions of this Act, by order impose requirements for securing that the goods are so marked or File Size: KB.   An Act relating to Commerce with other Countries. Part I — Preliminary. 1 Short title and commencement This Act may be cited as the Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act and shall commence on a day to be fixed by proclamation not being earlier than six months after the passing of this Act.. 1A General administration of Act in relation to imports.

  The Act, which came into force November 1, , repealed the old Trade Descriptions Act, Like its predecessor, the Act prohibits false trade descriptions and false or misleading statements, conduct and practices in relation to goods or services, thereby protecting the interests of . (5) For the purposes of this Act, a trade description or statement published in any newspaper, book or periodical or in any film or sound or television broadcast shall not be deemed to be a trade description applied or a statement made in the course of a trade or business unless it is .

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Trade Descriptions: A Study of the Trade Descriptions Act and Part III Consumer Protection Act by Richard Bragg (Author)Author: Richard J Bragg. In Britain, the Trade Descriptions Act or the Trades Descriptions Act is a law designed to prevent companies from presenting their goods or services in a dishonest or misleading way.

Last year it was convicted and fined under the Trades Descriptions Act for placing For Sale boards on empty homes in the area. COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. In an outburst which surely contravenes the Trade Descriptions Act, Zika said: "In terms of scoring, Bednar, above, has joined players like Ronaldo, Lampard or Gerrard, who have scored only a few more goals than him.

PAV SCORES OWN GOAL. Halls, managing director of Seaton's Estate Agency - which has branches in Woodbridge. under section or section of that Act) anything which, in accordance with this Act, constitutes the application of a trade description to goods is subject to any requirements or restrictions imposed by that provision, any particular description specified in that provision, when applied to goods in circumstances to which those requirements or.

The Trade Descriptions Act The Trade Descriptions Act came into effect on 30 November It replaced and expanded the old Merchandise Marks laws dealing with mis-description of goods in general and its particular job is to ensure, as far as possible, that people tell the truth about goods, prices and services.

The Trade Descriptions Act, [William Roger Breed; Great Britain.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Roger Breed; Great Britain.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: (2) For the purpose of this Act, a trade description or statement published in any newspaper, book or periodical or in any film or sound or television broadcast shall not be deemed to be a trade description applied or statement made in the course of a.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Trade descriptions act ;" p. Description: xvii, pages illustrations 25 cm: Responsibility. The trade Descriptions Act makes it an offence for a store to sell or advertise goods or services with a false or misleading statements. The Act carries criminal penalties and is enforced by local authorities' such as Trading Standards Officers.

The Trade Descriptions Act is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which prevents manufacturers, retailers or service industry providers from misleading consumers as to what they are spending their money on.

This law empowers the judiciary to punish companies or. Trade Descriptions Act. The Trade Descriptions Act (TDA) makes it an offence for traders to falsely describe goods and services. It would, for example, be an offence for a tour operator to say a hotel has air conditioning when it does not, or for a.

The Trade Description Act This is one of the key pieces of consumer protection legislation which protects the general public against false or misleading advertising. This law prohibits false or misleading descriptions of a products contents e. by writing it down or making a verbal statement.

Trade Descriptions Acts and a UK Act () which makes it an offence to apply a false or misleading description to a GOOD or SERVICE and a false or misleading indication as to the PRICE of a good or service. The term ‘trade description’ is defined broadly to include, for example, quantity, size of gauge, composition, fitness for purpose, performance, strength, accuracy, method.

TRADE DESCRIPTIONS ACT An Act for the purpose of promoting good trade practices by prohibiting false trade descriptions and false or misleading statements, conduct and practices in relation to the supply of goodsFile Size: KB.

The fact that a trade description is a trade mark, or part of a trade mark, F does not prevent it from being a false trade description when applied to any goods, except where the following conditions are satisfied, that is to say— (a) that it could have been lawfully applied to the goods if this Act had not been passed; and.

The Trade Descriptions Act came into effect on 30 November It replaced and expanded the old Merchandise Marks laws dealing with mis-description of goods in general and its particular job is to ensure, as far as possible, that people tell the truth about goods, prices and services.

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act Superseded. 24/Nov/ CC 01/Jul/ 23/May/ Act No. 85 of Trade Descriptions Chap. 5 CHAPTER TRADE DESCRIPTIONS ACT An Act to r eplace the Mer chandise Marks Act. [28 TH O CT OBER ] 1.

(1) This Act may be cited as the T rade Descriptions Act. (2) This Act shall have effect even though inconsistent with sections 4 and 5 of the Constitution. (1) In this ActÑ. A trade description which, though not false, is misleading, that is to say, likely to be taken for such an indication of any of the matters specified in section 4 as would be false to a material.

To ensure timely processing of petitions, we strongly encourage submitting petitions using the online petition portal, by email at [email protected], or by fax to or Following OMB guidance, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance staff are working % remotely at this.

The Trade Descriptions Act - which comes into force today - makes it a crime for a trader to knowingly sell an item with a misleading label or description. Weights and measures inspectors who are policing the new guidelines have the power to issue fines to shops and other traders found to be breaking the law.False Trade Description Law and Legal Definition.

The untrue description of certain goods made in the course of a business is false trade description. The false description of goods can be made directly, indirectly or by implication.The Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Program is a federal program established under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of that provides aid to workers who lose their jobs or whose hours of work and wages are reduced as a result of increased imports.

The TAA program offers a variety of benefits and reemployment services to help unemployed workers prepare for and obtain.