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European Communities (Misleading and Comparative Marketing Communications) Regulations 2007

Regulations 5 and 6 5. (1) A trader or other person may, upon giving notice of the application to the trader against whom the order is sought, apply to the Circuit Court or the High Court for an order prohibiting that trader from— (a) engaging in, or (b) continuing to engage in, a misleading marketing communication or a prohibited comparative marketing communication. 6. (1) Where a code of practice or its code owner promotes a misleading marketing communication or prohibited comparative marketing communication, a trader or other person may apply to the Circuit Court or the High Court for either or both of the following: (a) an order prohibiting the code owner from such promotion; (b) an order requiring the code owner to withdraw or amend the code as the Court considers necessary to prevent such promotion.