Japón
Estados Unidos de América
Observancia de los derechos de propiedad intelectual
9. Is the right holder informed of identities of the importers and consignors when the competent authorities "suspend" the goods which infringe on intellectual property rights or which are suspected to infringe intellectual property rights, as well as the case where the right holder is informed of identities of the importers and consignors stipulated in Article 57 of the TRIPS Agreement?
Currently, under 19 C.F.R. § 133.23a(c), notice is given to the trademark owner of the quantity of articles seized. The amendments to the regulations now being reviewed and pending approval, will provide for the disclosure of additional information. Under 19 C.F.R. § 133.43, notice is given to copyright owners that delivery of suspected infringing copies or phonorecords is being withheld a sample of the imported article is provided.