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Oral Evidence

Taken before the European Scrutiny Committee

on Wednesday 11 May 2011

Members present:

Mr William Cash (Chair)
Mr James Clappison Chris Kelly
Julie ElliottStephen Phillips
Nia Griffith



Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Baroness Wilcox, Parliamentary Under­Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Liz Coleman, Director, Patent Policy Directorate, Intellectual Property Office, Peter Holland, Director of International Policy, Intellectual Property Office, and Nicholas Fernandes, Legal Adviser, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, gave evidence.

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