Global Intellectual Property Center

GIPC Welcomes Release of Final ACTA Text

GIPC Welcomes Release of Final ACTA Text

On November 15, the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement negotiating parties have released the final text of the Agreement following the discussion and resolution of the remaining issues. The conclusion of a robust and comprehensive ACTA this year is a major step forward in our international efforts to protect innovators, workers and consumers all around the world. Proactive policies that curb IP theft such as ACTA are absolutely necessary to ensure our continued economic recovery by protecting American innovators, consumers, and workers. Read more….