intellectual property right


 

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Definition: 

Intellectual property rights are the rights given to persons over the creations of their minds. They usually give the creator an exclusive right over the use of his/her creation for a certain period of time. (Source: WTO/TRIPS). This is also applicable to the traditional knowledge of indigneous peoples or the development of plant varieties of breeders. (Source: drafted)

Other relations

  • Intellectual property rights (UNFCCC)
  • intellectual property rights/patents (ECOLEX)
  • intellectual property rights (ECOLEX)

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