Holder and User Perspectives in the Traditional Knowledge Debate: A European View

BIODIVERSITY & THE LAW, Charles Mc Manis, ed., EarthScan, London-Sterling, pp. 355-370, 2007

9 Pages Posted: 4 Dec 2010

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Geertrui Van Overwalle

KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP)

Date Written: 2007

Abstract

The present chapter offers an overview of conceptual issues and intellectual property problems in the traditional (medicinal) knowledge debate.

Keywords: Traditional knowledge, Patents, Contracts, Informed consent, Disclosure, Origin requirement, Humanitarian use restrictions

JEL Classification: D23, D45, H 41, H51, I18, K11, L14, L 65, O13, O31, O32, O34

Suggested Citation

Van Overwalle, Geertrui, Holder and User Perspectives in the Traditional Knowledge Debate: A European View (2007). BIODIVERSITY & THE LAW, Charles Mc Manis, ed., EarthScan, London-Sterling, pp. 355-370, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1719172

Geertrui Van Overwalle (Contact Author)

KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP) ( email )

Sint-Michielsstraat 6 box 3443
Leuven, 3000
Belgium

HOME PAGE: https://www.law.kuleuven.be/citip/en/staff/00015469

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