[d@DCC] Re: WIPO links
Chris_Brand at spectrumsignal.com
Mon Dec 6 13:49:01 EST 2004
John wrote :
>And, links to recent information on how they are now softening, or
>rethinking their stance on "more is always better" for copyright?
Sounds like you're after the adoption of the "Development Agenda",
which was initiated by Brazil and Argentina :
It looks like the proposal itself is in document WO/GA/31/11 :
which contains language like this :
>IP protection is a policy instrument the operation of which may,
>in actual practice, produce benefits as well as costs, which may
>vary in accordance with a country's level of development. Action
>is therefore needed to ensure, in all countries, that the costs
>do not outweigh the benefits of IP protection.
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