TITLE

Pirate pinchers

AUTHOR(S)
Cardon, Craig
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;10/17/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 40, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (Bascap) is the world's newest organization in the fight against global piracy, but with corporate muscle on board it may be the most powerful. Creation of Bascap under the auspices of the International Chamber of Commerce; Goal of educating and lobbying government officials; Broad multi-industry base of Bascap.
ACCESSION #
18663302

 

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