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no patents on seeds
What is the problem?
What needs to be changed ?
The EPO and the EPC
The legal framework
Documents & Links
Pepper Plant (Mexico)
Embryos & Animals
80 plant species
Lettuce (hot climate)
25.000 signatures against patents on plants and animals!
Open letter to EPO
Broad coalition files opposition
Patent revoked after mass opposition
Opposition against patent on tomatoes
Patents on seeds: Appeal to German Federal Minister of Justice Christine Lambrecht
European Patent Office ends moratorium on granting of patents
European Patent Office gives green light to prohibit patents on plants and animals
Enlarged Board of Appeal agrees with restrictive interpretation of patent law
Eleven reasons why Europe needs to ban patents on food plants and farm animals
New report on patent applications for conventional plant and animal breeding
Carlsberg again files patent applications on barley and beer
Alarming findings revealed by new No Patents on Seeds! research
What is the Problem?
Statement to EPO