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The curious case of Finland and the US trade watch list

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Executive Summary

A footnote in the United States Trade Representative's (USTR) 2015 Special 301 report recently announced that Finland is off the US "Watch List" of countries that present intellectual property rights (IPR)-related concerns, but the Nordic nation's seemingly quiet exit is probably interesting for more reasons than one, going by what some experts have to say.

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