World Intellectual Property Organization

Madrid Agreement for the Repression of False or Deceptive Indications of Source on Goods

According to the Madrid Agreement, all goods bearing a false or deceptive indication of source, by which one of the Contracting States, or a place situated therein, is directly or indirectly indicated as being the country or place of origin, must be seized on importation, or such importation must be prohibited, or other actions and sanctions must be applied in connection with such importation.

Explore WIPO