TY - JOUR TI - Patent rights in international trade AU - Jelisavac Sanja JN - Medjunarodni problemi PY - 2006 VL - 58 IS - 1-2 SP - 128 EP - 156 PT- Article AB- Apart from trade in goods and services, there has emerged a new field of international trade and it is trade in intellectual property rights. Its most important and represented form is trade in patent rights. Possession of patent rights is an increasingly important factor of competitiveness on the international market. This field is very dynamic and therefore there is a need to be constantly followed. In this paper, the author analyses the origin, process of changes and prospects for trade in patent rights.