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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Regulating Genetic Resources: Access and Benefit Sharing in International Law

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ISBN13: 9781781001653
Published: October 2012
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £90.00

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This detailed and concise book surveys the international genetic resources laws applying in Antarctica, space, the oceans and seas, the lands, and the airspaces above land and water. The well-structured analysis traces the evolution of these various schemes and their contributions to the comprehensive arrangements under the Convention on Biological Diversity, the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture and the World Health Organisation's PIP Framework. The book details the different avenues and concluded positions, documenting a laboratory of legal approaches and possibilities. Regulating Genetic Resources will be a valuable addition to academics, Governments, NGOs and students in environmental and intellectual property law.

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Intellectual Property Law
1. Introduction
2. Antarctica
3. Outer Space and Planetary Objects
4. Seas and Oceans
5. Genetic Resources within the Jurisdiction of Nation States
6. Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
7. Human Pandemic Influenza Virus
8. Observations and Conclusions