UK-EU Deal Allows For ‘Significant Divergence’ In Data Protection & SPCs
But No Sign Yet Of Intent To Differ
The agreement on trade and cooperation between the UK and the EU requires both sides to offer regulatory data exclusivity and supplementary protection certificates, but it does not specify any minimum periods of protection.
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