WIPO Members to Work toward Treaty on Folklore, Traditional Knowledge, Genetic Resources
IP Watch, 6 May 2011

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Building on recent momentum that has produced negotiating texts towards an international instrument to protect folklore, traditional knowledge and genetic resources, delegates to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will try to clean the texts that still bear signs of division. The 18th session of the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) is taking place from 9-13 May 2011. Read the article …