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Decree-Law No. 213/90 establishing the legal regime governing breeders' rights in new plant varieties.

Country/Territory
Portugal
Document type
Legislation
Date
1990
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Cultivated plants
Keyword
Plant protection Authorization/permit Institution Plant variety Breeders' rights/farmers' rights Basic legislation
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Abstract

This Decree-Law establishes the legal regime governing breeders' rights in new plant varieties. Breeders' rights may be accorded solely in respect of those plant varieties which, according to the definition to be laid down by order of the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, are deemed to be distinct, homogeneous, stable and new. The breeders' rights in a plant variety confer on their owner exclusive entitlement to produce and market plants of that variety or the corresponding reproducti

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