[A2k] Bridges Weekly: Washington IP ‘Priority Watch List’ Sparks Mixed Response

Daniella Allam dallam at ictsd.ch
Thu May 10 01:11:22 PDT 2012


Washington IP 'Priority Watch List' Sparks Mixed
Response<http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInternationalCent/81ce1e0dd5/5c577931ee/51f820dca5>
The US has released its annual report listing countries that allegedly deny
"adequate and effective" protection of intellectual property, placing over
a dozen of its trading partners - including Canada, China, India, and
Russia - on its "priority watch list." While industry groups applauded the
report, some civil society groups cautioned that it may have been too
heavily influenced by industry lobbying.

Read more here:  http://ictsd.org/i/news/bridgesweekly/132876/

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