Committee Scope: International Trademark Treaties, Laws and Practices Committee

Issues arising out of differences in the trademark and related unfair competition laws and practices of countries outside the United States, including:  

(1)   the rights of United States citizens to obtain trademark protection in other countries and the rights of foreign trademark owners to obtain trademark protection in the United States;

(2)   the laws of foreign countries and of the United States relative to the rights of exportation and importation of trademarked goods; and  

(3)   the international conventions and treaties involving trademark rights and related matters of unfair competition.

Cooperation with other committees and entities, such as the ABA Section of International Law.