Is there a penalty for falsely representing a geographical indication as registered?

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Yes. Falsely representing a geographical indication as registered is an offence under the Geographical Indication of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999. Any person who commits this offence may be punished by imprisonment for a term, which may extend to three years, by a fine or by both. Geographical indications (GIs) means an indication which… Read more »