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Law No. 70-489 of June 11, 1970 on the Protection of New Plant Varieties

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Year of current version:1970
Date of Text (Enacted):June 11, 1970
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:WTO Notification states:
'This law has been codified in the intellectual Property Code, Book VI, Protection of inventions and technical knowledge, Title II, Chapter III, New Plant Varieties, Articles L 623-1 to L 623-35. Articles L 412-1 and L 611-17 of this law have been referred to as being relevant.'
'Law No. 92-597 of July 1, 1992 specifies in its Article 5 that the Law on the Protection of New Plant Varieties (No. 70-489) is repealed with the exception of Article 36.'
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English

Law No. 70-489 of June 11, 1970 on the Protection of New Plant Varieties Law No. 70-489 of June 11, 1970 on the Protection of New Plant Varieties, Complete document (pdf) [105 KB]

French

Loi n° 70-489 du 11 juin 1970 relative à la protection des obtentions végétales Loi n° 70-489 du 11 juin 1970 relative à la protection des obtentions végétales, Complete document (pdf) [95 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:FR052

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