TABLE OF CONTENTS

International Intellectual Property Alliance

2009 Special 301 Report

 

        SUBMISSION:   IIPA’s Eric H. Smith Letter to Stan McCoy, Assistant United States Trade Representative

 

        APPENDIX A:    Estimated Trade Losses Due to Piracy & Piracy Levels (2007-2008) for IIPA's 2009 Special 301 Recommendations

 

        APPENDIX B:    Methodology Used to Calculate Estimated Piracy Losses, Piracy Levels and Optical Disc Piracy

 

        APPENDIX C:    Country Surveys

 

        Priority Watch List

        Argentina

        Brunei

        Canada

        Chile

        Egypt

        India

        Indonesia

        Mexico

        Pakistan

        People’s Republic of China

        Philippines

        Russian Federation

        Thailand

 

        WATCH LIST

        Belarus

        Brazil

        Bulgaria

        Costa Rica

        Greece

        Hungary

        Israel

        Italy

        Kazakhstan

        Kuwait

        Lebanon

        Malaysia (OCR)

        Peru

        Poland   

        Romania

        Saudi Arabia (OCR)

        South Korea

        Spain (OCR)

        Sweden

        Tajikistan

        Turkey

        Turkmenistan

        Ukraine

        Uzbekistan

        Vietnam

 

        306 Monitoring

        Paraguay

 

        COUNTRIES DESERVING SPECIAL MENTION

        Azerbaijan

        Bangladesh

        Colombia

        Hong Kong

        Japan

        Jordan

        Nigeria

        Switzerland

        Taiwan

 

        APPENDIX D

        Chart of Countries’ Special 301 Placement (1989-2008) and IIPA 2009 Special 301 Recommendations

 

        APPENDIX e

        IIPA Historical Summary of Countries’ Special 301 Placement

 


 

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