Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration

Autor(es): | Año de publicación: 2016

The aim of the Agreement is to provide for the protection of appellations of origin, i.e., the "geographical denomination of a country, region, or locality, which serves to designate a product originating therein, the quality or characteristics of which are due exclusively or essentially to the geographical environment, including natural and human factors" (Article 2).