Intellectual Property

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Intellectual Property
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February 25, 2014
Robert Atkinson and other leaders in IP community discuss India's lax IP protections in the latest policy video produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center.
February 12, 2014
ITIF will host a panel for the release of WIPO's new 2013 World Intellectual Property Report: Brands-Reputation and Image in the Global Marketplace.
January 30, 2014
Gawker’s leak of an unpublished Quentin Tarantino script is infringement plain and simple.
January 6, 2014
The Canadian innovation economy is threatened by the nation’s lax IP system.
January 6, 2014
Infamous MegaUpload creator Kim DotCom thinks the FBI is unfairly targeting him, but the evidence demonstrates otherwise.
November 13, 2013
ITIF recommends that policymakers preserve statutory damages for large-scale infringement, allow the private sector to freely negotiate online licensing, and support multi-stakeholder dialogue on further cooperation for DMCA takedown requests.
November 12, 2013
Protecting intellectual property has lasting positive effects for the global innovation ecosystem and domestic growth.
October 29, 2013
A discussion on the changing opportunities for consumers to access legal digital content.
October 24, 2013
A panel of experts discusses the truths and misconceptions of the DCMA.
October 21, 2013
In Canada, there is a strange pattern developing regarding the conditions required to obtain a patent, and it is threatening innovation.