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U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: China’s Intellectual Property Rights and Indigenous Innovation Policy," May 4, 2011
Wednesday May 4, 2011
485 Russell Senate Office Building
Constitution Avenue between 1st and 2nd Streets, NE
Washington, DC 20510
Co-chairs’ remarks: Commissioners Dick D’Amato and Dennis Shea
Panel I: Congressional Perspectives
Senator Slade Gorton (R-WA)
Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA)
Panel II: Business Software
Mr. Michael Schlesinger, Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig, and International Intellectual Property Alliance, Washington, DC
Mr. Ken Wasch, President, Software & Information Industry Association, Washington, DC
Panel III: China’s Indigenous Innovation Policy
Ms. Thea Lee, Deputy Chief of Staff, AFL-CIO, Washington, DC
Mr. Alan Wm. Wolff, Of Counsel, Dewey & LeBoeuf, Washington, DC
Mahtani and McLaughlin were on the ground in Hong Kong and provide this history of the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement centered around a cast of core activists, culminating in the 2019 mass protests and Beijing's crackdown.
IOKIBE Kaoru (University of Tokyo) will focus on U.S.-Japan relations in historical and contemporary contexts.