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India listed on USTR’s ‘Priority Watch List’

The USTR in its Special 301 report released recently, categorised India as a ‘priority watch list’ country over intellectual property concerns. About the Report The Special 301 report is annually released by the USTR to identify trade barriers to the USA due to intellectual property concerns. It categorises countries under ‘watch list’ if they have ..



India remains on USTR’s ‘Priority Watch List’

The United States has again placed India on its ‘Priority Watch List’, claiming lack of sufficient improvements to its Intellectual Property framework on long-standing and new challenges, which has affected American right holders over the last year. The office of the US Trade Representative identified 11 countries, including India, in its ‘Priority Watch List’. China ..


Special 301 Report: USTR again places India Priority Watch List

The Office of United States (US) Trade Representative (USTR) has once again placed India on ‘Priority Watch List’ in its annual Special 301 Report on the state of intellectual property protection.  In 2018 Special 301 Report, the USTR has placed 12 countries on its Priority Watch List.  Special 301 Report identifies US trading partners that ..