Industrial Research and Standards Act, 1961

Unlawful use of standard marks.

26.—(1) Every person who—

(a) uses a standard mark without a licence to do so granted to him under this Act, or

(b) makes any representation or uses any mark in connection with any commodity, process or practice which suggests or is likely to suggest that a person who is not licensed to use a standard mark in connection with that commodity, process or practice is so licensed or is entitled to use a standard mark,

shall, unless he proves that he acted without intent to defraud, be guilty of an offence.

(2) The word “representation” in subsection (1) of this section has the same meaning as it has in section 23 of this Act.