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Environment code, as consolidated 2010

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Year of current version:2010
Date of Text (Enacted):October 4, 2006
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Plant Variety Protection
Notes:For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights:
- According to Article L124-5, Chapter IV, Title II, Book I, “The public authority may only reject a request for information relating to the emissions of substances into the environment if such a consultation or communication interferes with . . . [i]ntellectual property rights.”
- For provisions concerning genetic resources, see Chapter II (Nature reserves), Title III, Book III.
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Environment code, as consolidated 2010 Environment code, as consolidated 2010, Complete document (pdf) [1167 KB]

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Code de l'environnement, version consolidée 2010 Code de l'environnement, version consolidée 2010, Complete document (pdf) [1214 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:FR197

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