Property Rights Alliance RSS en-us This is the RSS Feed for Property Rights Alliance. UK plain packaging regulations fail to respect property rights Regulations imposed in the UK this month dictate all packs of cigarettes must be sold in standardized green packages with graphic and disturbing pictures of some of the dangers of smokin... Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:07:04 EDT Senate Judiciary Committee Recognizes IP as Driver of Innovation The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on Tuesday to recognize the essential value of IP in the American economy. The hearing, entitled, “Intellectual Property – Driver of Innovatio... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:00:22 EDT Celebrate Intellectual Property Day Today marks World IP-Day, a day to celebrate how intellectual property rights enable limitless human innovation. The celebration will include events on six continents aimed at raising awareness of int... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:19:07 EDT Modi’s Proposal Requiring Doctors to Prescribe Generic Medication Puts Patients at Risk India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently hinted at imposing new laws that would require doctors to prescribe generic medications. The law, Modi claims, would decrease the pric... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:09:48 EDT Judiciary Committee Considers Bill to Eliminate Eminent Domain Abuses The House Judiciary Committee’s  Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice held a hearing March 30 regarding the Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2017 (H.R. 1689... Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:35:55 EDT Reps. Goodlatte and Conyers Introduce Bill to Increase Accountability in U.S. Copyright Office Representatives Bob Goodlatte and John Conyers introduced a bill in the House of Representatives today that would increase transparency and Congressional oversight in the U.S. Copyright Office. The Re... Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:42:22 EDT How Bitcoin is Revolutionizing IP Protection States and security firms are engaged in a digital war against content pirates. Historically, advances in file-sharing technology have created new mechanisms for content piracy, allowin... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:04:23 EDT