UPOV

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UPOVInternational Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
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After registration these plant varieties in UPOV, Dr Hassani said, the sultanate has become the sole owner of them.
The Convention is also incorporated by reference into the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights, whose member states have the option to protect plant varieties by patents and/or adhering to either UPOV 1978 or UPOV 1991.
The population presented high variability for the primary head tip shape, plants in the four classes described by UPOV (2001) being found.
81) The UPOV focuses particularly on the rights of plant breeders, granting protection when the species is new, distinct, uniform, and stable.
UPOV 78 permitia el uso propio de semillas para volver a sembrarlas sin pagar regalias; UPOV 91 representa una legislacion privatizadora: una empresa puede monopolizar una semilla e incluso exige que, si otros quieren seguir investigando sobre ella, deban pagarle.
Este proyecto establece el marco regulatorio para la aplicacion del Convenio UPOV 91, aprobado por el Congreso en 2011, y que fomenta la obtencion de patentes de las semillas por parte de trasnacionales de la agroindustria como Monsanto, Syngenta y Bayer.
Segun algunos expertos, dichas variedades no cumplen con los requisitos de proteccion que el sistema UPOV exige: novedad, estabilidad, etcetera.
Teniendo en consideracion las recomendaciones de la UPOV (UPOV 1987) y en aras de facilitar los estudios de este tipo y de homogenizar los resultados de caracterizacion y evaluacion en la especie, tanto a nivel nacional como internacional, se confecciono el primer descriptor ilustrado para este frutal en Cuba y en el mundo (Rodriguez et al.
Argentina Honrar a adesao ao tratado UPOV 78 ASA (Asociacion Garantias legais que poderao de Semilleros cobrar royalties.
He recommends that discussion on requirements for disclosure of origin and proof of access to plants under material transfer agreements should be held within the context of plant variety protection laws such as the UPOV Conventions.