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Honduras Requests Panel On Australia's Tobacco Measures

World Trade Organization - Honduras Requests Panel On Australia's Tobacco Measures

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----- ENGLISH VERSION -----

HONDURAS REQUESTS PANEL ON AUSTRALIA’S TOBACCO MEASURES
At the Dispute Settlement Body meeting on 19 November 2012, Australia rejected the first request for a panel made by Honduras on Australia’s measures concerning trademarks, geographical indications and other plain packaging requirements applicable to tobacco products and packaging.
Summary of the meeting: http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news12_e/dsb_19nov12_e.htm
Proposed items for consideration at the DSB: http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news12_e/dsb_agenda_19nov12_e.htm

----- VERSION FRANÇAISE -----

LE HONDURAS DEMANDE L’ÉTABLISSEMENT D’UN GROUPE SPÉCIAL CHARGÉ D’EXAMINER LES MESURES DE L’AUSTRALIE VISANT LE TABAC.
À la réunion de l’Organe de règlement des différends du 19 novembre 2012, l’Australie a rejeté la première demande d’établissement d’un groupe spécial présentée par le Honduras au sujet des mesures de l’Australie visant les marques de fabrique ou de commerce, les indications géographiques et d’autres prescriptions en matière d’emballage neutre applicables aux produits du tabac et à leur emballage.
Résumé de la réunion: http://www.wto.org/french/news_f/news12_f/dsb_19nov12_f.htm (temporairement en anglais)
Ordre du jour proposé pour la réunion de l’ORD: http://www.wto.org/french/news_f/news12_f/dsb_agenda_19nov12_f.htm

----- VERSIÓN ESPAÑOLA -----

HONDURAS SOLICITA EL ESTABLECIMIENTO DE UN GRUPO ESPECIAL EN RELACIÓN CON LAS MEDIDAS DE AUSTRALIA SOBRE EL TABACO
En la reunión del Órgano de Solución de Diferencias del 19 de noviembre de 2012 Australia rechazó la primera solicitud para el establecimiento de un grupo especial que se ocupe de las medidas de Australia relativas a las marcas de fábrica o de comercio, indicaciones geográficas y otras prescripciones de empaquetado genérico aplicables a los productos de tabaco y al empaquetado de esos productos presentada por Honduras.
Resumen de la reunión: http://www.wto.org/spanish/news_s/news12_s/dsb_19nov12_s.htm (de momento sólo en inglés)
Puntos propuestos para su examen en el OSD: http://www.wto.org/spanish/news_s/news12_s/dsb_agenda_19nov12_s.htm

ENDS

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