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Title Access to medicines and vaccines : implementing flexibilities under intellectual property law / Carlos M. Correa, Reto M. Hilty, editors
Published Cham : Springer, [2022]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 369 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Interpreting the flexibilities under the TRIPS agreement -- Intellectual Property Exhaustion and Parallel Imports of Pharmaceuticals: A Comparative and Critical Review -- Compulsory license and government use -- Access to genome editing technologies -- Bolar exception -- Patent oppositions in India -- Protection of clinical test data -- Courts and Pharmaceutical Patents -- Robust Patent Examination or Deep Harmonization? Cooperation and Work Sharing between Patent Offices -- IPRs, Competition Law and excessive pricing of medicines -- The impact of TRIPS plus rules -- Patent Linkages and its Impact on Access to Medicines
Summary This open access book is the outcome of a Global Forum on Innovation, Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines held in December 2019 at the Max Plank Instititute in Munich, organised by the South Centre and the Max Plank Institute. The academics and experts from international organisations participating have contributed chapters to this book. The book is for policy makers (in Ministries of Health, Ministries of Trade, Ministries of Foreign Affairs, patent offices), but also relevant for academics (law, trade, public health), on the flexibilities available in the Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) of the World Trade Organization to promote access to medicines.-- Provided by publisher
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 17, 2021)
Subject Patent medicines -- Congresses
Patent medicines -- Law and legislation -- Congresses
Patent medicines -- Law and legislation.
Patent medicines.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Correa, Carlos María, editor.
Hilty, Reto M., 1958- editor.
Global Forum on Innovation, Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines 2019 : Munich, Germany)
ISBN 3030831140