Not all Bolar exemptions are similar. Ukraine implements the experimental use exemption of patent infringement as the Bolar-variation
On June 2 2020 Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted in the second reading the Draft Law №2429, which introduces several amendments to the Laws of Ukraine “On Medicinal Products”, “On Circulation of Drugs, Psychotropic Substances, Their Analogs and Precursors in Ukraine”, “On Donation of Blood and Its Components” and “On the Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models”. The Draft Law №2429 is a subject to further signing bythe President and publication for entering the amendments into force.
By the said Draft Law, the Bolar-alternative clause has been introduced into the Law of Ukraine “On Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models”.
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