Trans Pacific Partnership corporate power grab. Negotiated in secret but with participation of multinational corporations, the U.S. Congress is being asked to approve without discussion of the details and the potential impacts on U.S. citizens.
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement. What Is the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)? The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a secretive, multinational trade agreement that threatens to extend restrictive intellectual property (IP) laws across the globe and rewrite international rules on its enforcement. The main problems are two-fold: (1) Intellectual Property Chapter: (2) Lack of Transparency:
Trans-Pacific Partnership: The biggest trade deal you’ve never heard of Whoever wins, the TPP will be a flashpoint of the next administration’s foreign and domestic policy architecture. It’s worth understanding just what this agreement is, and why it matters.