Sweden — Measures Affecting the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights

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Mutually Agreed Solution notified: 11 December 1998


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Complaint by the United States.

This request, dated 28 May 1997, is in respect of Sweden’s alleged failure to make provisional measures available in the context of civil proceedings involving intellectual property rights. The US contends that this failure violates Sweden’s obligations under Articles 50, 63 and 65 of the TRIPS Agreement.


Mutually agreed solution

In a communication dated 2 December 1998, the two parties notified a mutually agreed solution to this dispute.

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