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Philippine Plant Variety Protection Act of 2002 (Republic Act No. 9168)

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Year of current version:2002
Date of entry into force of original text:July 19, 2002
Date of Text (Enacted):June 7, 2002
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:The Plant Variety Protection Act of 2002 is aimed at protecting and securing the exclusive rights of plant breeders with respect to their new plant variety, particularly when beneficial to people, through an effective intellectual property system.

Date of entry into force: See Section 80 for further details.
Available Texts: 
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Philippine Plant Variety Protection Act of 2002 (Republic Act No. 9168) Philippine Plant Variety Protection Act of 2002 (Republic Act No. 9168), Complete document (pdf) [184 KB] Philippine Plant Variety Protection Act of 2002 (Republic Act No. 9168), Complete document (htm) [777 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:PH068

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