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Erin Humiston

January 22, 2015

An Issue In Which We Can Agree: Fast Tracking the TPP


Posted by Erin Humiston

Trade may be the one area in which Congressional Republicans and the president can easily work together, and Merrill Matthews discusses the benefits of fast tracking the TPP in this interview with KMED's Bill Meyer.  

January 9, 2015

This Valentine's Day, The Real Deal Means More Than a Copy


Posted by Erin Humiston

For those who are bargain hunters, however, beware of being penny-wise, pound-foolish. 

November 17, 2014

Freedom? There's An App For That.


Posted by Erin Humiston

We’ve updated the IPI mobile app. Be sure to download it today!

October 28, 2014

Early Voting Boom Amid Denton Fracking Fight


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI's Tom Giovanetti appears in new video on Dallas - Fort Worth NBC affiliate KXAS discussing how the Denton drilling ban debate is impacting early voting.

October 6, 2014

Giovanetti Talks Denton Drilling Ban on The Blaze


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI president Tom Giovanetti recently joined The Blaze’s Jacki Daily in studio to discuss the proposed ban on hydraulic fracturing in Denton, Texas.

July 31, 2014

Distinctive packaging: Private property and a protection for consumers


Posted by Erin Humiston

If tobacco is a legal product, it should be treated as such. Companies should not be subject to the taking of their private property by the whims of government. 

July 21, 2014

Shocking Reports Show Great Dangers of Counterfeit Goods


Posted by Erin Humiston

A shocking report comes today from the UK, in which counterfeit wine and liquor are flooding the market, containing dangerous chemicals such as methanol, chloroform, bleach, nail polish remover and anti-freeze. 

July 11, 2014

Giovanetti responds to negative spin on Aereo decision


Posted by Erin Humiston

Aereo ruling is a win for all players in the market, even the so-called "disrupters,"  because it’s a win for the rule of law.

July 3, 2014

Could This Man Be The Next USPTO Director?


Posted by Erin Humiston

The man who could be the next USPTO head joined IPI at our 2011 World Intellectual Property Day Forum and discussed the year's hottest topic in IP. Click here to watch.

June 12, 2014

Ireland Plain Packaging Regulation Misguided, Harmful


Posted by Erin Humiston

This week, Ireland has approved legislation to force companies to comply with plain packaging regulations for tobacco products. 

June 5, 2014

June 5 is World Anti-Counterfeiting Day


Posted by Erin Humiston

Be judicious when you buy. That "steal of a deal" may cost you a lot more than you think.

January 24, 2014

Weakening South Africa's IP regime would be devastating


Posted by Erin Humiston

South Africa should advance an IP agenda that both bolsters access to medicines as well as protects innovation. 

November 13, 2013

IPI Submits Comments to USPTO on Commerce Dept. Green Paper


Posted by Erin Humiston

Today, IPI submitted comments to the USPTO regarding the U.S. Department of Commerce green paper on Copyright Policy, Creativity, and Innovation in the Digital Economy.

September 12, 2013

International Property Rights Index Ranks U.S. #2 for IP, #17 Overall


Posted by Erin Humiston

This year’s International Property Rights Index, a project of the Property Rights Alliance, ranks the U.S. #17 for the protection of both physical and intellectual property.

September 3, 2013

Sequestration cuts deny Silicon Valley a patent office


Posted by Erin Humiston

Associated Press reporter Martha Mendoza writes how a promised satellite patent office for tech giant Silicon Valley—the top region producing patents—is being denied thanks to sequestration cuts.

 

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