263. Content and effect of compulsory licences.

263.     Content and effect of compulsory licences.

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.

A compulsory licence for the exploitation of plant breeders' rights1 may be on such terms as the Controller of Plant Variety Rights2 thinks fit, and may in particular include terms as to the remuneration payable to the rights holder3 and obliging the rights holder to make propagating material available to the licensee4. In deciding