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Korea’s law amendment aims to strengthen trade dress protection

Karry Lai, Hong Kong

Changes to Korea’s Unfair Competition Prevention Act follow a 2016 Supreme Court ruling relating to trade dress

Amendments to Korea’s Unfair Competition Prevention Act (UCPA) targeting trade dress protection will come into effect July 18 2018.

The change to the law under Article 2(1)(b) intends to protect an entire appearance of a business place including but...

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