Category Archives: WIPO

WIPO: Proposal to amend PCT Regulations undermines TRIPS flexibilities

Geneva, 15 June (TWN) – A proposal to amend a treaty regulation at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will compromise TRIPS flexibilities, especially in relation to the scope of patentability for national patent offices. The International Bureau (i.e. WIPO … Continue reading

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Patents-Access Relationship Not Clear-Cut, Speakers At WIPO Show; Biologics A Challenge For Generics

IP Watch; December 3, 2015. A seminar on patents and availability of medicines in developing countries yesterday at the World Intellectual Property Organization considered whether patents constitute a barrier to access. For the private sector, patents are essential to the innovation system, … Continue reading

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