US Chamber of Commerce Supports House and Senate Legislation Prohibiting Biden Administration from Negotiating Modifications to WTO TRIPS Agreement Without Congressional Authorization

By Donald Zuhn — Earlier this month, the US Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to members of Congress indicating that the Chamber “strongly supports” recent House and Senate legislation that the Chamber noted “would prohibit the Administration from negotiating or concluding any modifications to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property … Read more

Should the Biden Administration Look to Pharma for New USPTO Director?

“Strong patent rights that are enforceable against infringers are crucial for firms that engage heavily in research and development activities, and now is a perfect time for the pharmaceutical sector to inform the public debate on how enforceable patent rights encourage a strong innovation economy.” The United States is not even two weeks into the … Read more