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Legal Texts Relevant to Genetic Resources

India

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
April 4, 2005Patents (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. 15 of 2005)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
December 11, 2002Biological Diversity Act, 2002

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
April 15, 2004Biological Diversity Rules, 2004

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextTitle
June 3, 2008Intellectual Property Rights Policy for Kerala 2008, © Law Department, Government of Kerala

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