TITLE

FTAA could interfere with proposed Canadian patent legislation allowing generic exports

AUTHOR(S)
Silversides, Ann
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/16/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 6, p937
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
12435689

 

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