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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 03, 1984
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(Studio) United States trade deficit with Japan last year and for last month noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Tokyo, Japan) Importance of US-designed high tech computer software to Japan explained; concern over possible legal maneuver by Japanese government forcing US software firms to sell their copyrights to Japanese competitors discussed. [Japan Software Association spokesperson Kazuro FUJIMOTO - doesn't intend to create unfair competition.] [High tech committee spokesperson Tim. DWYER - resents rules being changed in mid-game.] Other trade problems in US-Japan relationship listed. [Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - criticizes Japanese leaders' inaction.]
REPORTER: Wyatt Andrews

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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