13 October 2004 19:31 [Source: ICIS news]
WASHINGTON (CNI)--The US Trade Representative (USTR) issued a call Wednesday for comment by ?xml:namespace>
US and European chemicals manufacturers have complained about
In its 2004 study of global IPR, the USTR cited particular complaints from the
The USTR said that “IPR piracy in
“US companies report,” said the USTR, “that trade in counterfeit goods continues, including increased reports of counterfeit pharmaceutical products.”
The USTR also identified pharmaceutical piracy in
“The commercial availability in
US firms with complaints about IPR violations or piracy in these three nations are invited to submit comment and evidence to the USTR by 5 November. Further information concerning comments may be found on the USTR Web site at http://www.USTR.gov.
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