US Agency Stripped Of Power To Regulate Internet16/12/2015 by Steven Seidenberg for Intellectual Property Watch Leave a CommentAmerica’s International Trade Commission is a tempting venue for US intellectual property owners. The agency acts quickly, has a history of supporting IP owners, and offers a powerful means to stop infringing products from entering the US. So when the ITC expanded its jurisdiction last year, claiming the power to stop online infringements, many IP owners cheered. And many internet companies fretted. Until last month, when the Federal Circuit had its say.