TITLE

Strong IPR protection is important for high-tech trade

AUTHOR(S)
Hill, Eileen
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
Business America;Aug94, Vol. 115 Issue 8, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of intellectual property rights (IPR) in fostering creativity in high-technology industries. Reliance of companies on IPR protection to maintain their market lead; Dependence of US economy on high-tech firms; Emphasis on IPR in trade policy; Efforts by the United States to improve worldwide IPR protection. INSET: What is a high-tech product?..
ACCESSION #
9408294442

 

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