The Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs) and Patent Law
Intellectuele Rechten - Droits Intellectuels (I.R.D.I.), pp. 222-244, 1997
28 Pages Posted: 3 Dec 2010
Date Written: 1997
The paper critically analyses the various TRIPS provisions relevant to patent law. Topics covered include the relationship between the TRIPs agreement and other intellectual property treaties, patentable subject matter, patentability requirements, scope of protection, transfer and (voluntary and compulsory) licensing, exemptions, and patent term.
Note: Downloadable document is in Dutch.
Keywords: Patents, TRIPs
JEL Classification: I18, K11, O32, O34, H51
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