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Friday Factoid: White House Seeks Public Comments for a 2016-2019 Plan on IP Enforcement

The White House recently requested public input to develop its 2016-2019 Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement. In demonstrating the need for a comprehensive federal plan, the White House cited an estimate stating “the worldwide market for counterfeit and pirated products alone could be as high as $1.8 trillion this year, and is growing at a rate of 22% per year.” Source: Jon Wachs websiteIf you have any questions regarding the content of this communication, please contact Jonathan R. Wachs: | 301.575.0302. If you would like to subscribe to receive Friday Factoids® in your inbox click here.