Op-Ed: Colombian Law Sets Dangerous Precedent says APC

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By Joy Liddicoat for IPS

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, 26 September 2011

Colombian lawmakers are studying the “Lleras law”, the latest effort by that country to secure a free trade agreement with the United States by submitting to U.S. demands to comply with U.S. intellectual property laws. The bill is currently being fast-tracked with little input or consultation from Colombian citizens.

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