IP Group Says Chinese Copyright Violations Cost Billions

Law360, New York (June 7, 2010, 3:07 PM EDT) -- A coalition representing about 1,900 companies in the copyright arena has told the U.S. International Trade Commission that the many kinds of copyright infringement taking place in China, along with severe restrictions to market access, are costing its members billions of dollars a year.

The International Intellectual Property Alliance — which includes seven trade associations and their members — issued a brief Thursday, less than two weeks before the ITC was set to hold a hearing on Chinese intellectual property infringement, saying copyright violations in the...
To view the full article, register now.