Order 81

Order 81 is one of the most controversial of Paul Bremer's 100 Orders, issued during the reconstruction of Iraq following the invasion of Iraq by the United States in 2003. The order establishes intellectual property restrictions on the use of genetically modified crops.

References


* The Coalition Provisional Authority: Order 81: Patent, Industrial Design, Undisclosed Information, Integrated Circuits and Plant Variety Law: Section I: Amendment 66B.

External links

* [http://www.iraqcoalition.org/regulations/20040426_CPAORD_81_Patents_Law.pdf The Coalition Provisional Authority: Order 81: Patent, Industrial Design, Undisclosed Information, Integrated Circuits and Plant Variety Law]
* [http://www.alternet.org/waroniraq/62273/ Why Iraqi Farmers Might Prefer Death to Paul Bremer's Order 81]


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