IP Watch 17/12/2014
TISA negotiations: Yes to e-commerce, data flows, no to IPR, data protection?
by Monika Ermert for Intellectual Property Watch
After two years of negotiations, the draft Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) stands at 17 horizontal and sector-specific proposals, negotiators told Intellectual Property Watch after the 2-5 December Geneva round of negotiations. The sector-specific annexes of the agreement, sources confirm, include one on telecommunication and one all e-commerce aspects.