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Monday, March 30, 2009

WIPO Secretariat seeks to improve access to patent info

Thiru Balasubramaniam, Balanced agenda reached at the conclusion of WIPO patent committee, Knowledge Ecology Notes, March 30, 2009.  Excerpt:

The Summary by the Chair of the WIPO Standing Committee Committee on the Law of Patents’ (SCP) Thirteenth Session which took place in Geneva from March 23, 2009 to March 27, 2009 has been posted on the WIPO website....

Here below is the portion of the Summary of the Chair detailing the patent committee’s future work.

[9.c.ii] the Secretariat will prepare a concept paper on technical solutions to improve greater access to, and dissemination of, patent information; ...

PS:  Also see our post on the WIPO Secretariat's report, Dissemination of Patent Information.