TITLE

Trade Pact Weakens Patent Protections

AUTHOR(S)
Wechsler, Jill
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Executive;Dec2001, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact on pharmaceutical companies of the World Trade Organization's decision to allow nations to override patent laws in 2001. Purpose of the decision; Details of the Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property declaration; Implication of the decision for poor countries.
ACCESSION #
5741454

 

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