États-Unis d'Amérique
Renseignements non divulgués
21. Please describe in detail the manner in which protection is provided test data regarding pharmaceutical and agricultural chemical products submitted to the government in order to obtain marketing approval in Barbados and cite to the relevant provisions of law.
Please note the response to question 20. In addition, the Act (at section 4(2)) specifically prohibits such disclosure except where such disclosure is necessary to protect the public and steps are taken to protect the tests and data against unfair commercial use. The penalty for unauthorised disclosure is a fine or term of imprisonment, without prejudice to further civil actions.