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Law No. 12/99 of June 12, 1999 relating to the Pharmaceutical Art

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Year of current version:1999
Date of entry into force of original text:July 2, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):January 12, 1999
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:Article 41 of this Law indicates that the generic drugs are not subject to patent protection; however the pharmaceutical specialties can be protected by a patent.
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English

Law No. 12/99 of June 12, 1999 relating to the Pharmaceutical Art Law No. 12/99 of June 12, 1999 relating to the Pharmaceutical Art, Complete document (pdf) [0 KB]

French

Loi n° 12/99 du 12 juin 1999 relative à l'art pharmaceutique Loi n° 12/99 du 12 juin 1999 relative à l'art pharmaceutique, Complete document (pdf) [79 KB] Loi n° 12/99 du 12 juin 1999 relative à l'art pharmaceutique, Complete document (htm) [121 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Kinyarwanda

Itegeko N° 12/1999 ryerekeye ubuhanga mu by'imiti Itegeko N° 12/1999 ryerekeye ubuhanga mu by'imiti, Complete document (pdf) [1632 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:RW005

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