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European Communities (Compulsory Licensing of Patents Relating to the Manufacture of Pharmaeutical Products for Export to Countries with Public Health Problems) Regulations 2008 S.I. No. 408 of 2008

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Year of current version:2008
Date of Text (Issued):October 10, 2008
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Patents (Inventions)
Notes:
These regulations lay down the procedural requirements which apply to requests
for compulsory licensing of patents relating to the manufacture of pharmaceutical
products for export to countries with public health problems. The purpose
of the regulations is to give full effect to Council Regulation (EC) No. 816/2006
regarding conditions for granting compulsory licences to companies intending
to manufacture medicinal products for export to developing countries which
do not have sufficient production capacity of their own and which have public
health problems.
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European Communities (Compulsory Licensing of Patents Relating to the Manufacture of Pharmaeutical Products for Export to Countries with Public Health Problems) Regulations 2008 S.I. No. 408 of 2008 European Communities (Compulsory Licensing of Patents Relating to the Manufacture of Pharmaeutical Products for Export to Countries with Public Health Problems) Regulations 2008 S.I. No. 408 of 2008, Complete document (pdf) [126 KB]

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