TPP Revival Effort Leaves US Out In The Cold

Law360, New York (November 13, 2017, 9:02 PM EST) -- The 11 countries still under the Trans-Pacific Partnership umbrella revived the beleaguered pact over the weekend with tweaks to its intellectual property and shipping provisions, in a move that experts say will leave the U.S. vulnerable in the crucial Asia-Pacific region as the Trump administration narrows its trade focus.

President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the TPP just three days into his term, capping off nearly two years of campaign bombast targeting the deal he once deemed a "continuing rape" of the U.S. economy. Since...
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