From Pasteur to Monsanto: Approaches to Patenting Life in Canada

AN EMERGING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PARADIGM - PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, Ysolde Gendreau, ed., Ch. 4, Edward Elgar, 2008

14 Pages Posted: 29 Oct 2008  

Mark Perry

University of New England - School of Law

Date Written: October, 28 2008

Abstract

Over the last decade there has been diverse reaction to the patentability of lifeforms in Canada. The approaches taken by the Patent Office and the courts are not rational.

Keywords: intellectual property, patent, policy, lifeforms

Suggested Citation

Perry, Mark, From Pasteur to Monsanto: Approaches to Patenting Life in Canada (October, 28 2008). AN EMERGING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PARADIGM - PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, Ysolde Gendreau, ed., Ch. 4, Edward Elgar, 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1291344

Mark Perry (Contact Author)

University of New England - School of Law ( email )

Armidale, New South Wales 2351
Australia
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