Lawmakers To Push For Info On Pacific Trade Pact's IP Section

Law360, New York (September 10, 2012, 6:00 PM EDT) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers plan to send a letter urging the U.S. trade representative to release information about the ongoing Trans Pacific Partnership trade negotiations related to its intellectual property provisions, a group supporting the Congress members recently said.

Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., have penned a letter to USTR Ron Kirk, insisting, “in the strongest terms possible,” that he draw back the curtain on what intellectual property rights protections the U.S. is seeking in the TPP talks, according to the...
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