Day: December 15, 2015

TPP, copyright, e-commerce and digital policy: a reply to Michael GeistTPP, copyright, e-commerce and digital policy: a reply to Michael Geist



The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a comprehensive and complex agreement. It presents major economic opportunities for Canada. It deserves, as Lawrence Herman, the former head of the Economic and Treaty Law Section of Canada’s External Affairs Department, pointed out, “careful, reasoned and balanced assessment”. Some individuals have stepped forward to do that with respect to the intellectual property and e-commerce chapters, such as: