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Selected links from the last week (or so)

Here is a selection of links to IP-related matters I found interesting this week:

Traditional Knowledge, Folklore, And Genetic Resources -updated

The Chairman has released a report outlining how WIPO’s future work on the protection of Traditional Knowledge, Folklore and Genetic Resources following the conclusion of the 13th session of the Intergovernmental Committee. pdf link via Intellectual Property Watch. Kaitlin Mara has an lengthy report from the fallout of the last day’s negotiations: ‘No Agreement For WIPO Committee On Traditional Knowledge And Folklore’┬áhere. It is interesting that ‘progress’ and ‘positive outcome’.. Read More