Unión Europea
Emiratos Árabes Unidos
Observancia de los derechos de propiedad intelectual
56. Please identify the competent authorities in your jurisdiction who receive requests from right holders for an application to suspend the release of counterfeit goods by the customs authorities.
The competent court is responsible to decide on preventive seizure. Customs are also responsible for suspension of customs release for a fixed period in response to an application by the rights holder or the public prosecution or by its own initiative.