US criticises IP policies in China, Canada and elsewhere

Charles McConnell, Kaela Cote-Stemmermann and Julie Masson

24 July 2018

US criticises IP policies in China, Canada and elsewhere

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The US Department of State last week criticised several countries – including China and Canada – for insufficiently protecting intellectual property rights, saying that skewed policies and a lack of enforcement often discourage foreign competition.