IP law enforcement in EU trips-up shipment of generic drug from India to Brazil

http://ipezone.blogspot.com/2009/02/india-brazil-make-wto-issue-of-generics.html
Thanks to Victoria Henson-Apollonio for sending this link and post:

“Generic drug made in India, bound for Brazil.  No patents in either country.  Shipment sent through the port of Rotterdam, landing on soil (EU) where there is a patent.  Shipment seized and sent back to India…”

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2 responses to “IP law enforcement in EU trips-up shipment of generic drug from India to Brazil

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