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Patent rights in pandemic times.

Hilty, R., Carls, S. and Kim, D., 2022. Patent rights in pandemic times. In: Highlights 2021 from the Yearbook of the Max Planck Society. Max Planck Society, 26-27.

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One of the biggest challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic has been the provision of sufficient quantities of vaccine over months. While rich industrialised countries ordered huge quantities early on, poorer states suffered from a glaring shortage. Against this background, several of them have requested among other things the temporary suspension of patent rights at the World Trade Organization (WTO). Our team has analysed the legal situation

Item Type:Book Section
Group:Faculty of Media & Communication
ID Code:37261
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:02 Aug 2022 14:49
Last Modified:02 Aug 2022 14:49


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