Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License

 
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Federal Register, Volume 85 Issue 57 (Tuesday, March 24, 2020)
[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 57 (Tuesday, March 24, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Page 16606]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-06143]
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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Agricultural Research Service
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
AGENCY: Agricultural Research Service, USDA.
ACTION: Notice of intent.
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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of
Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to
Washington State Crop Improvement Association, Inc. of Pullman,
Washington, an exclusive license to the variety of chickpea described
in Plant Variety Protection Application Number 201900296,
`CA0790B0043C,' applied for on August 5, 2019.
DATES: Comments must be received on or before April 23, 2020.
ADDRESSES: Send comments to: USDA, ARS, Office of Technology Transfer,
5601 Sunnyside Avenue, Rm. 4-1174, Beltsville, Maryland 20705-5131.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian T. Nakanishi of the Office of
Technology Transfer at the Beltsville address given above; telephone:
301-504-5989.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Government's rights in this
plant variety are assigned to the United States of America, as
represented by the Secretary of Agriculture. It is in the public
interest to so license this plant variety as Washington State Crop
Improvement Association, Inc. of Pullman, Washington has submitted a
complete and sufficient application for a license. The prospective
exclusive license will be royalty-bearing and will comply with the
terms and conditions of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7. The prospective
exclusive license may be granted unless, within thirty (30) days from
the date of this published Notice, the Agricultural Research Service
receives written evidence and argument which establishes that the grant
of the license would not be consistent with the requirements of 35
U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7.
Mojdeh Bahar,
Assistant Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2020-06143 Filed 3-23-20; 8:45 am]
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