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

Press ReleaseJan 24, 2020 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Response to Homeland Security Report on Combatting Trafficking in Counterfeit and Pirated Goods

WASHINGTON, D.C. — David Hirschmann, President & CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC), released the following statement in response to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Report on Combatting Trafficking in Counterfeit and Pirated Goods.

Press ReleaseJan 09, 2020 - 10:00am

Donohue: 'Engaging with the world is our best strategy for strong national security and lasting prosperity'

Today U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue cautioned that the United States must continue to engage on the world stage or risk being left behind in his annual State of American Business Address.

Above the FoldDec 19, 2019 - 10:15am

USA: World’s Best in Access to Innovative and Creative Works

When evaluating policy options, U.S. policymakers would be wise to look for best practices to consider – or, perhaps more importantly, worst practices to avoid – from around the world.

EventDec 10, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
USPTO IP Attaché Roundtable Event

GIPC’s 13th Annual USPTO IP Attaché Roundtable

The program provides a unique opportunity to engage with the assembled IP Attachés for a discussion about recent trends and challenges in IP protection and enforcement in regions around the world.

Press ReleaseDec 09, 2019 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber’s Global Innovation Policy Center Statement on Karyn Temple’s Distinguished Service to U.S. Copyright Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC) thanks Karyn Temple for her service, first as Associate Register and then as Register of Copyrights. Temple steered the Copyright Office admirably during an important time of transition. 

Above the FoldDec 09, 2019 - 9:00am
Smiling girl with woman are preparing for a Christmas and choosing a gifts for a their family.

Celebrate the Holidays by Shopping Small

Don’t forget about the numerous small businesses that support your local economy and employ your friends and neighbors.

Above the FoldNov 27, 2019 - 11:30am
Cyber Monday Safety

10 Tips to Shop Safe on Cyber Monday

As Americans begin the holiday shopping season, here are some tips to keep your wallet safe when shopping online this year.

Press ReleaseNov 26, 2019 - 10:15am

Chamber launches Shop Safe campaign to protect consumers and businesses from counterfeit goods

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ahead of the holiday shopping season, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Center is raising awareness with consumers about the dangers of counterfeit goods and how to avoid falling for scams. 

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):