NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

NISCAIR ONLINE PERIODICALS REPOSITORY (NOPR)  >
NISCAIR PUBLICATIONS >
Research Journals >
Journal of Intellectual Property Rights (JIPR) >
JIPR Vol.16 [2011] >
JIPR Vol.16(2) [March 2011] >


Title: The Indian PPV&FR Act, 2001: Historical and Implementation Perspectives
Authors: Kochupillai, Mrinalini
Keywords: PPV&FR Act
Sui generis system
TRIPS Agreement
Issue Date: Mar-2011
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: This paper examines the objectives of the PPV&FR Act in the light of history and current state of Indian agriculture, drawing comparisons with approaches adopted by developed countries and/or the international community in the early days of plant variety protection where relevant. The analysis has been done with a view to determining the problems faced by Indian agriculture that the government seeks to resolve with the help of the PPV&FR Act. It provides a statistical analysis of plant variety application trends under the PPV&FR Act to determine whether the Act is ‘effective’ in the light of the objectives that it seeks to accomplish as per its statement of objects and reasons. Need and suggestions to make the Indian law more effective from a national interest perspective and also strengthening India’s stand before the international community where Article 27.3(b) of the TRIPS Agreement continues to be under review are highlighted.
Page(s): 88-101
CC License:  CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India
ISSN: 0975-1076 (Online); 0971-7544 (Print)
Source:JIPR Vol.16(2) [March 2011]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
JIPR 16(2) 88-101.pdf157.07 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 741 
Recommend this item

 

National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  NISCAIR Website |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2012 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 639370 since 06-Feb-2009  Last updated on 15-Dec-2014Webmaster: nopr@niscair.res.in