On Tuesday, the Property Rights Alliance held a webinar titled “Responding to the TRIPS Waiver: Global Voices on Intellectual Property, Innovation, and Access to Vaccines.”  This discussion highlighted the debate on the protection or suspension of IP rights on COVID-19 vaccines for their accelerated production and distribution. ProponentsRead More
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced in May that the United States would be supporting efforts by other countries to revoke the intellectual property rights of innovators that developed novel COVID-19 vaccines and other medical technologies. Several countries have already signed on to support a proposal led by India and South AfricaRead More
Read the full coalition letter here: https://bit.ly/3qh2MCG Property Rights Alliance and the Free Market Foundation, in conjunction with 30 organizational partners around the globe, released a new coalition letter on Wednesday calling for the protection of property rights in South Africa. “The Free Market Foundation (FMF), Property RightsRead More
Policies driven by ideology, not evidence have infiltrated the World Health Organization (WHO). Public health continues to be threatened as reduced harm alternatives like e-cigarettes (ECs) and vaping are more heavily regulated and disproportionally targeted for prohibition compared to combustible tobacco products. The recent release ofRead More
On Tuesday, the Property Rights Alliance held a webinar titled “Responding to the TRIPS Waiver: Global Voices on Intellectual Property, Innovation, and Access to Vaccines.”  This discussion highlighted the debate on the protection or suspension of IP rights on COVID-19 vaccines for their accelerated production and distribution. ProponentsRead More
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced in May that the United States would be supporting efforts by other countries to revoke the intellectual property rights of innovators that developed novel COVID-19 vaccines and other medical technologies. Several countries have already signed on to support a proposal led by India and South AfricaRead More
Read the full coalition letter here: https://bit.ly/3qh2MCG Property Rights Alliance and the Free Market Foundation, in conjunction with 30 organizational partners around the globe, released a new coalition letter on Wednesday calling for the protection of property rights in South Africa. “The Free Market Foundation (FMF), Property RightsRead More
Policies driven by ideology, not evidence have infiltrated the World Health Organization (WHO). Public health continues to be threatened as reduced harm alternatives like e-cigarettes (ECs) and vaping are more heavily regulated and disproportionally targeted for prohibition compared to combustible tobacco products. The recent release ofRead More