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Name: Pier-Olivier Turcot
Date: 22 Oct 2021
Affiliation: ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization)
Other Comments

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) strongly associates itself with the comments submitted by WIPO.

We support the waiver or elimination of the mutual jurisdiction clause and regard arbitration as a valid, efficient, and internationally recognized dispute settlement mechanism. At the very least, an arbitration-as-a-default with an opt-out provision should be considered.

Summary of Submission

Endorsement of WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center observations on Initial Report from the EPDP on Specific Curative Rights Protections for IGOs – October 22, 2021