This is bi-partisan legislation that is supported by a broad range of Senators, industries, business and labor. This legislation was introduced by Sen. Leahy (D-VT) on September 20, 2010 and currently has the following16 bipartisan cosponsors: Hatch (R-UT), Klobuchar (D-MN), Whitehouse (D-RI), Kohl (D-WI), Schumer (D-NY), Durbin (D-IL), Bayh (D-IA), Voinovich (R-OH), Specter (D-PA), Feinstein (D-CA), Coburn (R-OK), Cardin (D-MD), Graham (R-SC), Grassley (R-IA), Alexander (R-TN), Gillibrand (D-NY).
Support for the Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act has come from several stakeholders, including labor groups, advocates for intellectual property protections, the music industry, and the movie industry. To view the full list of supporters, click here.
The Indian government’s bipartisan Parliamentary Standing Committee on Commerce released a new report focused on proposed reforms to India’s #IP rights. We’re discussing it TOMORROW. Register: https://t.co/a2g9kpVEhx