France

Law No. 70-489 of June 11, 1970, on the Protection of New Plant Varieties

Year of Version:
1970
Dates:
Entry into force: June 12, 1970
Adopted: June 11, 1970
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The notification by France to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'This law has been codified in the Intellectual Property Code, Book VI, Protection of inventions and technical knowledge, Title II, Chapter III, New Plant Varieties, Articles L 623-1 to L 623-35.
Articles L 412-1 and L 611-17 of this law have been referred to as being relevant.'
Available Texts:
English
Law No. 70-489 of June 11, 1970, on the Protection of New Plant Varietiespdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
French
Loi n° 70-489 du 11 juin 1970 relative à la protection des obtentions végétalespdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
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Related Treaties:
WIPO Lex No.
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