TRADE RELATED ASPECTS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (TRIPS)

SECTION 5: PATENTS

Article 29 – Conditions on Patent Applicants

1.    Members shall require that an applicant for a patent shall disclose the invention in a manner sufficiently clear and complete for the invention to be carried out by a person skilled in the art and may require the applicant to indicate the best mode for carrying out the invention known to the inventor at the filing date or, where priority is claimed, at the priority date of the application.

2. Members may require an applicant for a patent to provide information concerning the applicant’s corresponding foreign applications and grants.

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