Global Innovation Policy Center

To meet the serious criminal and policy threats facing innovators, IP-based industries, and consumers, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce created the Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC), which is leading a worldwide effort against the assault on IP.

Recent Activity

EventOct 29, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Key Graphic for the IP Champions Gala Event 2019

7th annual IP Champions Gala

On October 29th, GIPC will host the 7th annual IP Champions Gala to showcase the role intellectual property plays in stimulating innovation and creativity. Each year, the Gala honors distinguished leaders in the innovative and creative community and recognizes their contributions to society.

Press ReleaseOct 23, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Statement on the House Passage of the CASE Act

Today, Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement in regards to House passage of the Copyright Alternative in Small Claims Enforcement Act (CASE Act):

Letters to CongressOct 21, 2019 - 2:30pm

U.S. Chamber Key Vote Alert! on S. 1273 and H.R. 2426, "CASE Act"

This Key Vote Alert! Letter was sent to the United States Congress, supporting S. 1273 and H.R. 2426, the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement (CASE) Act of 2019.

Press ReleaseOct 17, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Announces Honorees for the 2019 IP Champions Gala

Leading artists, innovators, and other IP champions light up the stage at this year’s event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce  

EventOct 08, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Global Innovation Policy Center Launches the Barometer Report

The Barometer will serve as a powerful tool to support policies that create greater choices for consumers, spur innovation, and drive economic growth.

Letters to CongressAug 30, 2019 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter on NDAA Conference Negotiations

This Hill letter was sent to the House Armed Services and Senate Armed Services committees, on conference negotiations for the National Defense Authorization Act.

Press ReleaseAug 09, 2019 - 2:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on the Health Canada Announcement of Final Amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations

Patrick Kilbride, Sr. Vice President, Global Innovation Policy Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce made the following statement on the Health Canada Announcement of final amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations: 

Press ReleaseJul 18, 2019 - 5:00pm

Industry, IP Experts Reveal Harmful Effects of IPI Model on Pharmaceutical Innovation

Research shows IPI model penalizes innovation and reduces access to life-saving drugs

EventJun 18, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

GIPC Releases "Impacts of Digital Piracy on the U.S. Economy"

Online streaming has revolutionized the way people around the world consume content, providing more convenience, savings, and options. With advancement, however, there are also challenges. A new piracy ecosystem has been boosted by the proliferation of piracy devices and apps that deliver unauthorized live television shows and video on demand. This study explores how digital video piracy results in significant losses to the U.S. economy as a whole. Join GIPC, in conjunction with the Creative Rights Caucus, for a reception and the release of our study on illicit streaming, "Impacts of Digital Piracy on the U.S. Economy," on June 18th, 2019 from 3-4 PM at the Rayburn House Office Building.

Above the FoldJun 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
A hand holding a remote control for a video streaming device.

Quick Take: Your Primer on Digital Piracy and Its Impact on the U.S. Economy

Digital video piracy deprives the U.S. economy of at least $29.2 billion in reduced revenue each year.