États-Unis d'Amérique
Droit d'auteur et droits connexes
5. Please explain the criminal and civil remedies available for copyright infringements and the extent to which they fully implement the obligations in TRIPS Articles 41, 46, 50 and 61. In response, please specify, inter alia, whether and how these remedies may include the seizure, forfeiture, and destruction of infringing articles and equipment used to make infringing articles and equipment used to make the infringing articles, as required by TRIPS Articles 46 and 61, and the manner in which the grant of civil provisional relief is provided in accordance with TRIPS Article 50. Additionally, please explain whether and how the system for measuring civil damages complies with TRIPS Articles 41.1 and 46.1, and how remedies and penalties awarded in italian civil and criminal cases provide the deterrent effect required by TRIPS Articles 41 and 61.
These aspects will be examined in the second half of 1997.