By: Chen Cheng-wei and S.C. Chang
Taipei, March 22 (CNA) The United States and Taiwan have signed a memorandum of
understanding to strengthen cooperation on combating intellectual property infringement and trade fraud crimes, a U.S. official said Wednesday.
Kin Moy, director of the American Institute in Taiwan’s (AIT) Taipei Office, made the announcement at a dinner party hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei, which was attended by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文).
The MOU, signed by the AIT and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the U.S., aims to facilitate cooperation between law enforcement authorities in both countries regarding cooperative investigative responses to violations of intellectual property rights laws and trade fraud laws, according to Moy.