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Intellectual Property Rights from Publicly Financed Research and Development Act, 2008 (Act No. 51 of 2008), South Africa

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Year of Version 2008 Dates Commenced: August 2, 2010 Published: December 22, 2008 Assented: December 17, 2008 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Transfer of Technology, IP Regulatory Body Notes The Intellectual Property Rights from Publicly Financed Research and Development Act 2008 regulates the ownership and exploitation of intellectual property rights which flow from publicly financed research and development.

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Human Sciences Research Council Act 2008 (Act No. 17 of 2008) (ZA104)
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Regulations No. R.675 of 2010 of the Intellectual Property Rights from Publicly Financed Research and Development Act 2008 (ZA072)


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