US To Probe Ukraine's IP Laws After Unflattering Report

Law360, New York (May 30, 2013, 5:41 PM EDT) -- The office of the U.S. Trade Representative said Thursday that it would open an investigation into Ukraine's intellectual property regime following publication of an agency report that labeled the nation's IP practices as one of the world's worst.

The inquiry into Ukraine's IP regime came after Ukraine became the first country in more than a decade to land on the USTR's list of worst IP protectors in the agency's annual Special 301 report. The report identified as problems the Ukrainian government's use of pirated software, Internet...
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