Banana from Costa Rica obtains registration

Tuesday, 22 November 2011
The geographical indication Banano de Costa Rica has been registered under the Lisbon Agreement administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization. The Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration offers a means of obtaining protection for an AO in the contracting parties to the Lisbon Agreement (27 countries as of 14 October 2011) through a single registration.