États-Unis d'Amérique
Indications géographiques
12. Please describe in detail the manner in which the higher level of protection required for wines and spirits under Article 23.2 of the TRIPS Agreement is implemented, citing to the relevant provisions of law or regulation, and provide examples of geographical indications for such products.
Section 4 of the Act provides specific protection for homonymous geographical indications for wines. At this time, no applications under the Act have been received by the Registrar, accordingly examples cannot be provided.