FTAA could interfere with proposed Canadian patent legislation allowing generic exports

Silversides, Ann
March 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/16/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 6, p937
Academic Journal
Reports on the potential negative impact of the Free Trade Agreement of the Americas (FTAA) on the proposed Canadian legislation to allow the export of generic versions of patented drugs to developing countries. Overview of the draft provisions in the FTAA; Scenario that illustrates the restrictive intellectual property provisions of FTAA.


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