Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region European Union
Official Title EC Directive 98/44, of 6 July 1998, on the legal protection of biotechnogical inventions
Level Regional
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 1998-07-30
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
Disclosure of origin in patent applications Recital 27 (preamble)

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme