"Australia's plain packaging requirements would defeat the basic function of a trademark, which is to allow consumers to distinguish between products of different companies," Castillo [Honduras WTO ambassador] said in a statement.May the movement grow. Trademarks and brand design are essential to regulated trade. If authorities can make one excuse to ban them, they can come up with further excuses.
Sunday, 8 April 2012
Honduras joins Ukraine in WTO protest against plain packaging
So far only two countries have decided to challenge Australia's plain packaging law.