Org Started Under The Marrakesh Agreement

The Council for Trade in Services shall supervise the operation of the General Agreement on Trade in Services (`GATS`). The TRIPS Council shall monitor the operation of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (`the TRIPS Agreement`). These councils shall exercise the functions entrusted to them by their respective agreements and by the General Council. They agree with the General Council. Membership in these councils is open to representatives of all members. This advice is necessary for the accomplishment of their tasks. 5. Decisions taken in the framework of a plurilateral trade agreement, including any decision on interpretation and derogation, shall be subject to the provisions of this Agreement. 1. . .