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As 2015 comes to an end, so too will the 2013 Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement. Implemented in June of 2013 by the White House’s Office of the Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC), this three-year plan advanced the nation’s intellectual property enforcement and policy priorities. Aiming to better protect intellectual property rights domestically [...]

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PRO-IP Act Creates "Intellectual Property Czar"

On October 18, 2008 By JETLaw

On Monday, President Bush signed into law the Prioritizing Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act, or PRO-IP Act, which increases penalties for intellectual property infringement and provides resources for federal agencies like the FBI and the Justice Department to coordinate efforts against counterfeiting and piracy. Most notably, the new law creates a [...]

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