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Strong IP standards can lead to innovation, which, in turn, can lead to jobs and growth

Strong IP standards can lead to innovation, which, in turn, can lead to jobs and growth

This article was originally published in the Economic Times on September 14, 2017. When it comes to promoting innovation, India is already taking the lead among emerging economies. Earlier this year, GoI launched the India Innovation Index, which ranks its states on innovation through an online portal. Then, in June, it unveiled an action plan for […]

U.S. Chamber Welcomes USTR Special 301 Report

U.S. Chamber Welcomes USTR Special 301 Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President of the Global Intellectual Property Center Mark Elliot issued the following statement in response to release of the 2017 Special 301 Report by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR): “American companies must be able to operate in a free and fair trading environment that respects the intellectual […]

Incomparable Innovative India

Incomparable Innovative India

This article was originally published in Business World on April 24, 2017. When it comes to innovative potential, few countries compare to India. The world’s largest democracy, India now also boasts the world’s fifth largest market economy, and the world’s second-largest population size of 1.3 billion. But India has not yet lived up to that potential: […]

India’s Score on IP Index may improve by 2020: Kalpana Reddy

India’s Score on IP Index may improve by 2020: Kalpana Reddy

This interview was originally published in Business Standard on July 10, 2016. Kalpana Reddy, senior director of international intellectual property for the Global Intellectual Property Center, US Chamber of Commerce, tells Sudipto Dey why the recently unveiled national IPR policy might not improve India’s scores on international IP index in the short term. On India’s stand that […]

GIPC Highlights #Opportunity4India at Event with Hudson Institute

GIPC Highlights #Opportunity4India at Event with Hudson Institute

A broad group of industry, academic and government experts gathered at the Hudson Institute this morning to share their views on India’s new National IPR Policy and India’s role in the global economy. There was general consensus that the rise of multi-lateral trade agreements will impact the growth of the Indian economy if India chooses not […]