unregulated and untaxed electronic marketplace.
14 The nonbinding report was the result of fifteen months of work by a task force made up
of government officials and representatives from the Internet industry.
The task force advocated a laissez-faire commercial environment as the
best means for the Internet to develop. Although some critics lamented
the tax-free environment, all were unanimous in support of the task
force's recommendations that industry and government work together
to develop further protection of intellectual property on the Internet.
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Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Book title: Trademark Counterfeiting, Product Piracy, and the Billion Dollar Threat to the U.S. Economy.
Contributors: Paul R. Paradise - Author.
Publisher: Quorum Books.
Place of publication: Westport, CT.
Publication year: 1999.
Page number: 246.
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