Text Of Kenya Judgment On Anti-Counterfeiting Now Available

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A copy of a key judgment by the High Court of Kenya last week that found a national anti-counterfeiting law was overly broad and might interfere with access to generic medicines is now available on Intellectual Property Watch.

The text of the decision is here [pdf].

A joint statement in support of the judgment has now been issued by leading public health advocacy groups Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF, Doctors without Borders), Health Action International, and the Kenya Ethical and Legal Issues Network on HIV and AIDS (KELIN). The statement is here.

A local legal analysis is offered here.

The decision, issued on 20 April, was written about here (IPW, Public Health, 21 April 2012).

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