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Moving the U.S. Copyright Office Into the Digital Age

Moving the U.S. Copyright Office Into the Digital Age

Advances in technology and the advent of the digital landscape have revolutionized the way we create, publish, and consume content. We read books on our e-readers. We stream music on our smart phones. We rent downloads of movies and television shows online from over a hundred legitimate services.  Virtually any type of content consumers desire […]

Make Sure Americans Get the Real Deal on Meds

Make Sure Americans Get the Real Deal on Meds

When Americans purchase medication for themselves or a loved one, the last thing they should worry about is whether they are getting what they paid for. Or whether it might actually harm them. Yet the public has reason to be alarmed should new drug importation legislation backed by Senator Bernie Sanders make its way into […]

The Engine of American Small Business

The Engine of American Small Business

To the American innovation ecosystem, and the American innovation economy, small business is anything but small. Small businesses employ over 47 percent of the private-sector workforce and create 64% of new jobs. They generate 46% of private-sector output and account for 98% of all identified exporters. In short, they’re an engine of growth unmatched by […]

The Intellectual Property Behind Global Innovation

The Intellectual Property Behind Global Innovation

IP drives medicines and machinery and music and movies. IP delivers the technology behind the phones we use, the cars we drive, even the clothes we wear.  In short, IP is everywhere. And this week, IP is in Geneva. GIPC is in Geneva, Switzerland for the World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) Annual World IP Day […]

Boosting the Business of American Innovation

Boosting the Business of American Innovation

See our ad as featured in National Journal Daily. This article was originally published in Morning Consult on April 26, 2017. Despite continued political debates, most Americans today would agree that the U.S. remains an economic and innovative power player on the world stage. But how did we get here?  And how do we go about maintaining […]