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Watch happens next -Will the US back off in the face of India’s hardened stance or will push India US relationship to a brink?

The public hearing on Special 301 report for 2014 hearing took place yesterday in Washington DC.  This report prepared annualy by USTR identifies countries that allegedly “deny adequate and effective” protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) or deny “fair and … Continue reading

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Philip Morris Leads Plain Packs Battle in Global Trade Arena

Source: Bloomberg The war between the tobacco industry and anti-smoking forces is heating up as cigarette makers intensify efforts to use treaties to block labeling constraints. Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) has pressed the U.S. for language that would make it … Continue reading

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