International Intellectual Property Alliance

2012 Special 301 Report

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

        SUBMISSION:   Letter to Mr. Stanford McCoy, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Intellectual Property and Innovation, Office of the United States Trade Representative

 

        APPENDIX A:     Country Surveys

 

        Priority Watch List

        Argentina

        Canada

        Chile
                    China (306)

        Costa Rica

        India

        Indonesia (GSP)

        Russian Federation

        Thailand

        Ukraine (GSP + OCR)

     

        WATCH LIST

        Belarus

        Brazil

        Brunei
                    Colombia

        Egypt

        Greece

        Israel

        Italy

        Kazakhstan

        Lebanon

        Malaysia

        Mexico

        Philippines

        Romania

        Saudi Arabia

        Spain

        Switzerland

        Tajikistan

        Turkey

        Turkmenistan

        Uzbekistan

        Vietnam

 

        306 Monitoring

        Paraguay

 

        COUNTRIES DESERVING SPECIAL MENTION

        Albania

        Bulgaria

        Hong Kong

        Hungary

        Latvia

        Moldova

        Singapore

        Taiwan

 

        APPENDIX B:   

            Methodology Used to Calculate Value of Unlicensed Software, Other Estimated Piracy Losses, Piracy Levels

 

        APPENDIX c:

        Chart of Countries’ Special 301 Placement (1989-2011) and IIPA 2012 Special 301 Recommendations

 

        ADDITIONAL APPENDIX (Web Only):

        Historical Summary of Selected Countries' Placement for Copyright-Related Matters on the Special 301 Lists

 


 

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