Post Tagged with: "USTR"

The Sound and Fury of the USTR Special 301 Report

Knowledge Ecology Studies, a new journal from KEI, features a short commentary from me on the USTR Special 301 report.

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July 9, 2007 Comments are Disabled News

U.S. Pressure on Canadian IP Grows

Following on comments from U.S. Ambassador David Wilkins, U.S. Senators Feinstein and Cornyn, as well as the USTR's Special 301 Report, the U.S. Congressional International Anti-Piracy Caucus has joined the chorus of criticism against Canada on intellectual property law.  The Caucus released its annual report yesterday and while not yet […]

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May 18, 2007 2 comments News

El Matón del “Copyright”

The BBC offers a Spanish version of my recent column on the USTR's Special 301 report.

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May 17, 2007 Comments are Disabled News

New Yorker on Exporting IP

The New Yorker's James Surowiecki places the spotlight on the USTR policy of exporting IP.

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May 7, 2007 Comments are Disabled News

MPAA & RIAA Criticize USTR Position on Canada

One of the big surprises in this year's USTR Special 301 Report was the decision to keep Canada at the lowest level of priority (the Watch List) rather than elevate it to the Priority Watch List.  Indeed, all the political signs pointed to an elevation – all the major U.S. […]

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April 30, 2007 2 comments News