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Ornamental, Fruit and Cannabis Breeders Gathered to Discuss IP Challenges in the CIOPORA AGM 2022

Over 100 breeders, lawyers and IP experts from over 20 countries met in Cologne, Germany to discuss the latest challenges in IP protection for plants and how to increase the enforcement of the rights worldwide.

Hamburg, May 6 – Essentially Derived Varieties (EDV), the key role of China on Intellectual Property (IP) matters, and new market opportunities with Cannabis, were just part of the vogue subjects discussed during three days at CIOPORA’s 61th Annual General Meeting (AGM), one of the most important instances to learn and know about the last trends of breeders’ innovations and Intellectual Property protection.