The Trump administration sees IP-driven profits as a top trade priority; but it should look closer to home too 09 Mar 17
After plenty of bluster, the Trump administration finally announced its trade policy agenda last week. As expected, China loomed large in the document, which continued to focus on the somewhat nebulous concept of IP theft. More interestingly, it made specific mention of the profits US companies earn from their patents and other IP in an agenda that, like much of Trump's rhetoric, takes explicit aim at China. "Ensuring that US IP owners have a full and fair opportunity to use and profit from their IP" is one of 10 key principles laid out at the beginning of the document.
Want to read more?
Register to access two of our subscriber-only articles per month
Subscribe for unlimited access to articles, in-depth analysis and research from the IAM experts
What our customers are saying
Very impressed. Clear, usable insights into the business of IP, and particularly awareness of new strategic IP concepts and tools. I also find it effective for helping frame IP issues with clients and benchmarking to IAM best practice examples. Compares well with the LES journal, and both together cover a broad and thorough toolkit for any IP-centric businessperson.
President/IP strategy consultant
Isentient Technologies Corp
Subscribe to receive access to the full range of premium business intelligence, insights and analysis, as well as our IP directories, guides and daily news.
Register for more free content
- Read more IAM blogs and articles
- Receive the editor's weekly review by email