[Ip-health] Poland suspends ratification of ACTA

Sanya Reid Smith sanya at thirdworldnetwork.net
Fri Feb 3 13:20:31 PST 2012


If an EU Member state doesn't ratify, according to the articles below, it
does not enter into force anywhere in the EU.

http://www.zdnet.co.uk/news/intellectual-property/2012/02/03/actas-eu-future
-in-doubt-after-polish-pause-40094978/

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2012/02/acta-on-the-edge-in-europe-p
oland-suspends-ratification-greece-gets-hacked.ars

Polish PM says Polish Parliament may not ratify it if it conflicts with
Polish law:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/poland-halts-ratification-of-inte
rnational-internet-copyright-law-under-mass-protests/2012/02/03/gIQA9avwmQ_s
tory.html.

In the articles above, Slovenian Ambassador who signed ACTA in Japan
apologises and says she made a mistake and Polish and Bulgarian
parliamentarians wear masks to protest ACTA.

Sanya
Third World Network





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