Adapting the ordre public and morality exclusion of European patent law to accommodate emerging technologies

Nature Biotechnology
Volume 38 Issue 5, May 2020
https://www.nature.com/nbt/volumes/38/issues/5

 

Patents | 11 May 2020
Adapting the ordre public and morality exclusion of European patent law to accommodate emerging technologies
Patent law’s existing public policy exclusion should be reinterpreted and a new method introduced for assessing the moral and public policy implications of commercializing emerging technologies.