1198 Name giving misleading indication of activities
1198 Name giving misleading indication of activities
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     A person must not carry on business in the United Kingdom under a name that gives so misleading an indication of the nature of the activities of the business as to be likely to cause harm to the public.

(2)     A person who uses a name in contravention of this section commits an offence.

(3)     Where an offence under this section is committed by a body corporate, an offence is also committed by every officer of the body who is in default.