Trade With Others Could Check China IP Theft, Lawmakers Hear

Law360, New York (July 19, 2012, 2:48 PM EDT) -- The U.S. should combat rampant piracy and counterfeiting in China by ramping up trade with other countries to put pressure on the Asian nation to meet its intellectual property protection obligations, business leaders and researchers told a Congressional panel Thursday.

Testifying in front of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, three witnesses told lawmakers that the U.S. should turn to partnerships with other nations to stop intellectual property theft in China, a problem they described as increasing and which extends across a range of industries, from...
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