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Directive article Article 8
Article 9
Reference Wettbewerb in recht und Praxis (WRP) 2010, 191 - 197
Country Germany Legal Literature date 2010
Author N. WASSE Author initial
Title DE Endlich: Unzulässigkeit der Scheibenwischerwerbung nach dem UWG URL DE N/A
Title EN At last: invalidity of wiper advertisement according to the UWG (the German Unfair Competition Act) URL EN N/A
Keywords advertisementunwanted solicitations

Head note

This article provides an overview of the legal situation regarding wiper advertisements, after the UWG (the German Unfair Competition Act) has been changed due to the implementation of the UCP Directive. The author concludes that such advertisements are illegal according to § 7 I rsp. II Nr. 1 UWG.

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