October Edition of IP-Watch Monthly Reporter Now Available 13/10/2008 by Kaitlin Mara, Intellectual Property Watch Leave a Comment IP-Watch is a non-profit independent news service, and subscribing to our service helps support our goals of bringing more transparency to global IP and innovation policies. To access all of our content, please subscribe now. You also have the opportunity to offer additional support to your subscription, or to donate. The Intellectual Property Watch Monthly Reporter features the most important news on international IP policymaking, the latest on who is coming and going in the IP community at the United Nations, World Trade Organization, Geneva missions, regional and national IP offices, industry and non-governmental organisations, plus News Briefs on reports and events that do not appear on the IP-Watch website. For this and more, read the Intellectual Property Watch Monthly Reporter, now available online for subscribers at www.ip-watch.org/reporter.php. Gurry Ushers In A New Era Of Hope And Multilateralism at WIPO IP Will Play Role In Greening Economy, But What Role Is Unclear IP Owners Seek Protection In Face Of Economic Crisis US Presidential Candidates Highlight IP Issues But Differ On Details TRIPS Waiver To Facilitate Access To Medicine Seen As Insufficient US Congress Pushes Through IP Legislation Before Departure Developing Countries Seek To Counter Excessive IP Enforcement Legal, Political Concerns Rising Over Clandestine Enforcement Treaty WIPO Working Group Reviews Rules On Appellations Of Origin Open Business Systems Fill Gap In Mainstream Entertainment Industry US Court Finding Boosts Open Source Licences Under Copyright Law WHO Asserts Global IP And Health Strategy Progressing No Clear Winners In US Music Industry File-Sharing Litigation Chief Judge: US Patent Law Under Pressure From Special Interests International Seed Treaty Yet To Foster Consensus Among Actors Access To Knowledge Conference Refocuses Movement Again News In Brief People Des traductions en français et en espagnol de certains articles sont disponibles sur www.ip-watch.org. Las versiones en francés y español de algunos artículos pueden consultarse en www.ip-watch.org. "October Edition of IP-Watch Monthly Reporter Now Available" by Intellectual Property Watch is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.