Letters, Testimony & Comments

October 23, 2006
Letter from BIO, EuropaBIO, BIOTECanada and CropLive International to the TRIPS Council, World Trade Organization
October 10, 2006
BIO's Comments to CMS
October 10, 2006
BIO's Comments to CMS
October 6, 2006
Dear Dr. Coller, The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates the opportunity yo provide comments to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on the draft Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise (PHEMCE)...
October 6, 2006
Perhaps no other industry is as dependent upon patents as is the biotech industry.  In 2004 alone, more than 10% of the PTO's application filings were in the biotechnology sector.  This is because patents are often the most valuable...
October 6, 2006
From the Moran Company
September 26, 2006
To: Oregon Department of Agriculture, Oregon Department of Human Services and Members of the Biopharming Ad Hoc Committee The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and Oregonians for Food & Shelter (OFS) appreciate the opportunity to...
September 26, 2006
Comments to CMS on the draft.
September 26, 2006
BIO and Oregonians for Food and Shelter (OFS) letter to the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
September 18, 2006
BIO Letter to Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Finance on strengthening criteria such as a recipient country's competitiveness in the agricultural sector, the enforcement of intellectual property rights and the...
September 18, 2006
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
September 9, 2006
Attention: Hiram H. Bernstein Comments to Proposed Rulemaking Entitled: Changes to Information Disclosure Requirements and Other Related Matters Dear Mr. Bernstein: The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates the opportunity to...
August 28, 2006
Dear Mr. Tian: I am writing on behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) in response to your request for comments on the draft amendments to Patent Law of the Peoples' Republic of China.
August 28, 2006
To the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China