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23. Please describe in detail the manner in which protection is provided for test data regarding pharmaceutical and agricultural chemical products submitted to the government in order to obtain marketing approval in Antigua and Barbuda and cite to the relevant provisions of law.
According to section 8, subsection 4: "Any act or practice, in the course of industrial or commercial activities, shall be considered an act of unfair competition if it consists or results in: (a) an unfair commercial use of secret test or other data, the origination of which involves considerable effort and which have been submitted to a competent authority for the purposes of obtaining approval of the marketing of pharmaceutical or agricultural chemical products which utilise new chemical entities; or (b) the disclosure of such data, except: (i) where necessary to protect the public; and (ii) where steps are taken to ensure that the data are protected against unfair commercial use."