Published on 26 November 2013 @ 8:40 pm
US Supreme Court Questions Americaâ€™s Power To Carry Out Treaties
By Steven Seidenberg for Intellectual Property Watch
On 5 November, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case that could undermine Americaâ€™s ability to carry out its treaty obligations. The case casts a shadow over the countryâ€™s power to implement a wide variety of international agreements, including trade and intellectual property agreements.