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Cover for Farmers' rights and intellectual property rights - reconciling conflicting concepts.

This chapter discusses the relation of farmers' rights and intellectual property rights (IPRs) on plant genetic resources (PGRs). It describes the nature and purpose of both concepts and the relevant national and international institutional frameworks. Farmers' rights can be regarded as a...

Author(s)
Alker, D.; Heidhues, F.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996189)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sui generis</i> protection of plant varieties in Asian agriculture: a regional regime in the making?

This chapter examines the plant variety protection (PVP) regimes emerging throughout Asia. The overview provided includes China, Indonesia, Korea, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam. With particular emphasis on the Philippines, it analyses the introduction of PVP from an...

Author(s)
Egelyng, H.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996189)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Labelling for GM foods: theory and practice.

This chapter examines the theory, practice and implications of genetically modified (GM) food labelling systems that have emerged to date. An overview of the circumstances leading to the recent rise in demand for labelling is presented, as well as a brief review of literature on the labelling of GM ...

Author(s)
Phillips, P. W. B.; McNeill, H.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995731)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Intellectual property rights under the convention on biological diversity.

The institutional and theoretical bases of intellectual property rights (IPR) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) are considered. The scope and applicability of IPR to genetic resources are reviewed and the use of access legislation as a means of controlling the use of genetic...

Author(s)
Lesser, W.
ISBN
2000 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994574)
Type
Conference paper; Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Intellectual property rights of plant varieties and of biotechnology in the European Union.

Following an introduction, sections cover: the protection of plant fluoride ; the new European directive on the protection of Biological invention; the release of genetically modified organisms in the European Union; and the future development of a European gene market.

Author(s)
Santaniello, V.
ISBN
2000 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994574)
Type
Conference paper; Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Patent and other private legal rights for biotechnology inventions (Intellectual Property Rights-IPR).

The types of private legal rights (intellectual property rights) available for inventors and breeders for their contributions to agricultural technology are described. The most significant legal rights to the results of agricultural breeding and research programmes can be categorized as: trade...

Author(s)
Evenson, D. D.
ISBN
2000 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994574)
Type
Conference paper; Book chapter