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Ambassador W. Armstrong (New Zealand)
I Review of the application of the provisions of the Section on geographical indications under Article 24.2
46. The Chairman recalled that, at the Council's meeting in September, there had been a discussion of this matter on the basis of a non-paper provided by the European Community and that the Council had agreed to take up work on this matter by including on the agenda of the November meeting the present item which would be addressed after and taking into account the review of legislation in the areas of trademarks, geographical indications and industrial designs, it being understood that this would permit the consideration of the proposals put forward in September together with any other inputs from delegations.