287. Bringing the appeal.

287.     Bringing the appeal.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Plant Breeders' Rights (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/204, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The procedure on appeals from decisions of the Controller of Plant Variety Rights1 to the Plant Varieties and Seeds Tribunal2 is governed by rules3 and regulations4. Where an appeal is brought, the operation of the decision in question is suspended pending the final determination of the appeal5.

The appeal is to be instituted by giving a notice of