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Checking in with the Champions: 2016 IP Champions for Excellence in Innovation

Checking in with the Champions: 2016 IP Champions for Excellence in Innovation

Innovation and entrepreneurship are crucial to economic growth and stability. The global community has long depended on spirited and creative individuals to build and sustain a number of different economy sectors, like science, technology, healthcare, and business. These individuals drive job creation and deliver life-changing – even life-saving – products and services for consumers across […]

Checking in with the Champions: 2016 IP Champions for Excellence in Advocacy

Checking in with the Champions: 2016 IP Champions for Excellence in Advocacy

Intellectual property (IP) advocates ensure the future is bright for our country’s creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs. Through trademarks, patents, and copyrights, we all have the opportunity to create a living with our own ideas. Last year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Intellectual Property Center recognized three champions of IP advocacy. These champions – Barbara […]

Do stay innovative, Prabhuji

Do stay innovative, Prabhuji

This article was originally published in the Economic Times on October 24, 2017. This week will signal a milestone in setting the course for US-India trade relations. Tomorrow, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will meet his Indian counterpart, commerce and industry minister Suresh Prabhu, in Washington for the 11th round of the US-India Trade Policy Forum (TPF). […]

The Intersection of Trademarks and Brands: A Dialogue with Famous Brands and Law Enforcement

The Intersection of Trademarks and Brands: A Dialogue with Famous Brands and Law Enforcement

In today’s fast-paced, evolving retail environment, consumers are faced with more purchasing decisions than ever before. The questions of what to buy and where to buy it have nearly infinite answers. Fortunately, consumers can rely on trademarks as a trusted identifier in the marketplace. And considering the work happening at the Congressional Trademark Caucus, consumers […]

The Role of Intellectual Property in NAFTA Modernization

The Role of Intellectual Property in NAFTA Modernization

This article was originally published on Above the Fold on September 18, 2017. North America is having a political moment. Parties are not just polarized, but at times seem worlds apart. How leaders in North America react to the current paradigm will shape the future of the region for years. The decisions we make on […]