Kentucky. Statutory Language

Kentucky Statute 20-37
. R
. S
. §§ 367.170 to .360, 367.990
§ 367.170. Unlawful acts
(1) Unfair, false, misleading, or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any
trade or commerce are hereby declared unlawful.
(2) For the purposes of this section, unfair shall be construed to mean
§ 367.175. Other unlawful acts
(1) Every contract, combination in the form of trust and otherwise, or conspiracy,
in restraint of trade or commerce in this Commonwealth shall be unlawful.
(2) It shall be unlawful for any person or persons to monopolize, or attempt to
monopolize or combine or conspire with any other person or persons to monopolize any
part of the trade or commerce in this Commonwealth.
(3) The sale, delivery, holding, or offering for sale of any self-testing kits
designed to tell persons their status concerning human immunodeficiency virus or
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or related disorders, and any advertising of such
kits, shall be prohibited.
(4) In addition to any other penalties, violations of this section shall also be a
Class C felony.
§ 367.176. Construction of KRS 367.175
(1) No provision of KRS 367.175 shall be construed to make illegal the activities
of any person or organization, including but not limited to any labor organization,
agricultural or horticultural cooperative organization, or consumer organization, or of
individual members thereof which are legitimate under the laws of this Commonwealth
or the United States, or of any utility as defined in KRS 278.010(3).
(2) KRS 367.175 shall not apply to activities authorized or approved under any
federal or state statute or regulation.
§ 367.180. Knowledge required in violation by publisher
KRS 367.170 shall not apply to the owner or publisher of newspapers, magazines or
publications wherein such advertisements appear, or to the owner or operator of a radio
or television station which disseminates such advertisement when the owner, publisher
or operator has no knowledge that such advertisement may be in violation of
KRS 367.170.

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