Reference numberCD/61/5
TitleUnsigned minutes for the use of the members of the Royal Society's Council
Date21 February 1924
DescriptionCutting from the unsigned Minutes for the use of the members of the Royal Society's Council. Marked 'Confidential'.

Notes that they read a letter [CD/61/1] from the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, forwarding a copy of the Report [CD/61/3] on Scientific Property submitted by Senator F. Ruffini and adopted by the League of Nations Committee on Intellectual Co-operation. Resolves that the Royal Society find themselves in agreement with the general terms of the draft Memorandum [CD/61/2] - they do not consider it desirable of necessary at this stage to promote a convention and corresponding Union for the protection of scientific property as between the members of the League of Nations.
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