Breeder’s Right: Protection of New Varieties of Plants (Convention UPOV)

Most Latin American countries have adhered to the International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (Convention UPOV) as the system of new plant variety protection.

In Moeller, we provide consultancy on the scope of the Convention in the region. We offer legal representation and dossier application, as well as protection request full management, in accordance with the legislations in force, in order to obtain the intellectual property right of new plant varieties. We also provide maintenance of the validity and effectiveness during the period of protection.

Moreover, we suggest integrated strategies for plant variety protection that include biotechnological developments at an international, regional and national level.

We also do follow up of the obligations execution that arise from the plant breeder’s right in case
of infractions.

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