European Union and a Member State — Seizure of Generic Drugs in Transit: Request for Consultations by India (DS408/1) and Brazil (DS409/1), 19 May 2010 WTO

Case Description

The dispute concerns the questions whether the seizure of goods in transit as border measures for enforcement of intellectual property rights is compatible with the TRIPS Agreement and GATT rules on freedom of transit, among others.  Although a request for consultation was made by two complainants, the dispute was amicably resolved between the parties.

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