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Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1768/95 implementing rules on the agricultural exemption provided for in Article 14 (3) of Council Regulation (EC) No 2100/94 on Community plant variety rights.

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This Regulation establishes the implementing rules on the conditions to give effect to the derogation provided for in article 14 (1) of the basic Regulation concerning derogation from Community plant variety right. The conditions shall apply to the rights and their exercise, and to the obligations and their fulfilment, of the holder within the meaning of article 13 of the basic Regulation, as well as to the authorization and its use, and to the obligations and their fulfillment, of the farmer, to the extent that such rights, authorization and obligations derive from the provisions of Article 14 of the basic Regulation. The conditions referred to in Article 1 shall be implemented both by the holder, representing the breeder and by the farmer in such a way as to safeguard the legitimate interests of each other. Under article 5 is established the level of the equitable remuneration to be paid to the holder pursuant to article 14 (3), fourth indent of the basic Regulation.
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Entry into force notes
This Regulation shall enter into force on the day of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Communities.
Serial Imprint
CELEX-EUR Official Journal L 173, 25 July 1995, pp. 14-21.
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