Regional or National Measures

European Union
ABS Measures
  • EC Directive 98/44, of 6 July 1998, on the legal protection of biotechnogical inventions
  • Main ABS Elements

    ABS Element
    Official Title of the Measure
    Description Relevant articles and sections
    Other
    EC Directive 98/44, of 6 July 1998, on the legal protection of biotechnogical inventions
    Disclosure of origin in patent applications Recital 27 (preamble)

    • United Nations
    • United Nations Environment Programme