Commission implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1448 of 1 September 2016

Amendment of Council Regulation (EC) No. 874/2009 establishing Implementing Rules for the application of Council Regulation (EC) 2100/94 as regards proceedings before the Community Plant Variety Office |Gert Würtenberger| On 2 September 2016 certain amendments of the Rule for Procedure before the Community Plant Variety Office entered into force. The most significant changes are briefly […]

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The object of protection of plant variety rights

|Gert Würtenberger| What is to be protected by an industrial or intellectual property right largely depends on what the intention is in granting an exclusive right in a certain object. As regards inventions – in the context of this contribution this term relates to technical inventions as well as to improvements in plant breeding – […]

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