US Rolls Out Plan To Fight Piracy, Counterfeits

Law360, New York (June 22, 2010, 7:35 PM EDT) -- The U.S. is planning to crack down on foreign websites that traffic in pirated or counterfeit goods as part of a broad intellectual property enforcement strategy unveiled by the White House Tuesday.

Federal law enforcement officials will target those websites and make sure the countries where those websites are based know that the U.S. wants the sites shut down, Vice President Joe Biden said at a meeting with officials from several key agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice and the Food and Drug Administration, to...
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