Global Intellectual Property Center

Dear 44: Intellectual Property

Dear 44: Intellectual Property

With Election Day just four weeks away, voters are wondering what the next president and Congress will do to get our economy growing in the short term and ensure our long-term global competitiveness? The outcome of this election may hinge on who can best answer that question. One policy area to start with is protecting the essential building blocks of economic growth and progress in a knowledge-based economy – intellectual property (IP) and innovation.