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Anti-Counterfeiting and Brand Protection Fall 2017

Learn from Amazon, Alibaba & much more on how to enhance anti-counterfeiting strategies & partnerships to effectively impact your brand protection initiatives.

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Anatomy of a Brand Protector

Are you a brand owner? Here is a profile of whom you should hire. Are you a brand protector? Look sharp! You’re under the microscope. Are you a counterfeiter? This is who is coming after you. Be afraid.

Shed Light on the Shadow Supply Chain

Retail crime and product diversion have achieved nearly full penetration into the marketplace, due in no small part to the Internet. In advance of the Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Summit we look at what contributes to this ubiquity, and the innovative ways you can turn the Internet— ...

Current Attendee Snapshot

We are expecting a large and experienced turnout at the Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Summit. Find out which of your peers will join us on the show floor in Arlington this September.

IP PI: Ken Gamble and Fighting Counterfeiters in the Field

Past speaker Ken Gamble, Executive Chairman at Internet Fraud Watchdog, discusses his work enforcing IP rights in 3rd world countries, gives advice on effective relationships with local police, and goes into what brand owners need to keep in mind when looking to protect their brand.

Nipped in the Bud: The Largest Counterfeit Seizures Worldwide

Global counterfeiting is on the rise... but so are anti-counterfeiting efforts. This infographic details some of the most high-profile counterfeit goods seizures in recent years, and weighs them against the staggering global scope of the issue - the battles yet to be fought. For more information, ...

Past Attendee Snapshot

Curious about who attended the last summit? We have you covered. From companies to job titles, here's a glance at some of the industry experts represented at last year's summit - many of whom you're likely to run into on the show floor this year.

Video Interview: Lou Ederer on Counterfeiting & Trademark Law

Lou Ederer, Partner and Head of the IP Department New York at Arnold & Porter, and past speaker at our summit, shares his insights and personal experiences relating to counterfeiters' use of the internet, details of trademark law within the fashion industry, and how companies can prevent brea ...

A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Brand Protection in the Digital Age

Marc Payne, Owner of M Consulting, discusses a multi-disciplinary approach to brand protection in the digital age in this exclusive video interview. He explains how to identify, prioritize and score the biggest threats. 

New Products & Struggles on the Counterfeit Frontier

Motorola Mobility is constantly evolving and updating its products, which makes it all the more easy for counterfeiters to create fakes. In this interview, Bill Anderson, Senior Counsel, IP, Motorola Mobility, shares how he and his team investigate the potential new opportunities created by the a ...

2017 Registration Form

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A Multidisciplinary Approach: Fighting Counterfeiters on the Digital Landscape

As a retailer, New Balance is an easy counterfeit target. In this interview, Daniel McKinnon, General Counsel, IP, New Balance, discusses the brand's strategy for preventing, tracking and prosecuting counterfeiters. He also delves into what recourse the company has against Chinese companies who o ...

eBay's Best Defense Against Counterfeiters

In one of the most popular sessions at the Anti-Counterfeiting Summit, Michelle Fang, Associate General Counsel at eBay, explained the arsenal of tools right’s owners have to take down infringers. They can go after domain registries, file anonymous claims and utilize take down notifications, amon ...

Justify Your Trip

Present your approving manager with this customizable letter detailing the reasons why you should attend the Summit and you'll be sure to receive permission to join us.

Hitting the Sweet Spot, Cheap Fast & Easy IP Enforcement

Join Tim Walker, Sr. Global Manager of Brand Protection for GoPro as he shares best practices and experiences on setting up a cost effective, compliant and speedy worldwide grey market and counterfeit online enforcement program.

A Practical Guide to Understanding and Harnessing Disparate Resources To Develop Enforcement Solutions

Learn to bring together social media, Customs seizure notices, website sales and a host of other resources to take the fight back to the counterfeiters and more effectively use tools available to your advantage. A presentation by Angelo Mazza, President, IACC Foundation & Partner, IP Counsel at Gib ...

Protect Your Brand From Trademark Infringement

methods that will enable you to: Collaborate effectively with the above departments, better understand other department’s perspectives, as it relates to their respective agendas, requirements, obstacles, and goals - so you may in turn develop an AC&BP program all departments can embrace. Presented b ...

2017 Industry Experts Presentation Package

A package of presentations from some of the most well received speakers from our last summit. Including companies such as: GoPro, Lexmark, Gibney Anthony & Flaherty, LLP, SunPower Corporation, Speck Products, and more!

How Lexmark Curtailed Counterfeiting and Diversion By Creating A More Intelligent Supply Chain

Andrew Gardner, Worldwide Brand Protection Manager at Lexmark, discusses how end users (e.g., customers, investigators, law enforcement) can authenticate Lexmark-branded products worldwide in real-time, further increasing confidence in the brand, how it has expanded its serialization capabilities a ...

Global Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Market 2017-2021

The sample report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global anti-counterfeit packaging market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from different types of applications and types of technology used in anti-counterfeit packagi ...

Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies Market Report 2017-2027

The Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies market will reach $119.11 billion in 2017. This sample report contains forecasts, original analysis, company profiles and, most crucially, fresh conclusions. The report gives detailed forecasts and analysis of the Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies ma ...

How to Get Priority from Government Agencies for your Counterfeit Targets

Ahead of this year’s 19th Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Summit this September 27-29 in New York, New York, we spoke with David Bass, Deputy Attorney General, Financial Fraud and Special Prosecutions Unit at the California Department of Justice.  In our discussi ...

2017 Expert Insights on Anti-Counterfeiting & Protecting Your Brand

This exclusive portfolio includes;How to Combat the eBay Fulfillment Warehouse (EFW) - With Christopher Johnson, Partner at Johnson & Pham, LLPBest Practices for Protecting a Brand in China - Jason Yao, Senior Partner at Wan Hui Da Law Fi ...

How to Combat the eBay Fulfillment Warehouse (EFW)

Christopher Johnson is Partner at Johnson & Pham, LLP., discusses exactly what the eBay Fulfillment Warehouse (“EFW”) phenomenon is, and how it can be combatted. He also expands on the counterfeit ecosystem in the US, and how has it has evolved over time, and how to help stop foreign based counterfe ...

Best Practices for Protecting a Brand in China

Jason Yao, Senior Partner, Wan Hui Da Law Firm, China discusses;The best practices for protecting a brand in ChinaDifferent approaches that would be taken for different targets for efficient resource allocationThe current counterfeit goods ecosystem in China - both f ...

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LG Protects Unsuspecting Shoppers from Counterfeit Tone Bluetooth Stereo Headsets

To protect unsuspecting consumers who may unknowingly buy what they think is the latest LG TONE Bluetooth stereo headset, LG sued nearly two dozen companies selling counterfeit versions of the product. LG’s suit seeks nearly $200 million in damages, a permanent injunction, attorneys’ fees and other relief the court believes...

A US Manufacturing Company's Foray into the Dark World of Chinese Counterfeiting

In this podcast interview, hear about a US Manufacturing Company’s Induction into the dark world of Chinese Counterfeiting. Brett Hansen, Corporate Intellectual Property Counsel at Hypertherm, Inc. joins Legal IQ to talk about their experience of dealing with counterfeiters in China. He explains some of the legal and enforcement systems...

21st Century Theft: Brand Protection Strategies in the Digital Age

Past speaker Christopher Reed, Senior Counsel, Content Protection Policy at Fox Entertainment Group, covers contributing factors to growth of counterfeiting, payment processors as red flags, cooperative approaches to brand protection, and more in this past presentation.

Counter-Counterfeiters Part 1: Speakers Weigh In on Global Counterfeiting

Elisha Lawrence, AVP, Global Anti-Piracy & Content Security, ABS-CBN International, and Lian Yunze, Partner at Hylands Law Firm, both past speakers at the Summit, have years of experience combating counterfeiters in the US, China, Europe, and Middle East. They have shared their insights on the intersection of piracy and counterfeiting,...

Intellectual Property: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Could Better Manage Its Process to Enforce Exclusion Orders

The U.S. Government Accountability Office released a report to the committee on Finance at the U.S. Senate. The report discusses the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) use OF two processes to enforce exclusion orders issued by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC): a four-phase process to detect and deny...

Counter-Counterfeiters Part 2: Speakers Weigh In on Global Counterfeiting

In the final installment of this exclusive two-part interview, Elisha Lawrence, AVP, Global Anti-Piracy & Content Security, ABS-CBN International, and Yunze Lian, Partner at Hylands Law Firm, continue the discussion, touching on global anti-counterfeiting strategies, counterfeiters' exponential ingenuity, and give tips on combating the gray market.

Trade Secret Theft: Managing the Growing Supply Chain Threat

The Center for Responsible Enterprise And Trade ( produced this white paper to spark a public dialogue about how far-reaching and deeply challenging the trade secret issue is, and to offer companies practical guidance on securing their supply chains and mitigating the significant risks and costs associated with trade secret...

Pharma Counterfeiting: A $75 Billion Problem

Peggy Chaudhry is one of the leading experts on pharmaceutical anti-counterfeiting and gray markets. An economist, Professor of International Business at Villanova, and author of “Protecting Your Intellectual Property Rights,” Peggy is at the forefront of this costly and dangerous problem.

Cutting-Edge Issues in Brand & Content Protection

Past speakers Justin Pierce, Partner at Venable, and Cynthia Tregillis, Senior Director, Brand Protection & Trademark Law at Western Digital, go into preventative measures for Border & Customs, the Dark Web, Grey Markets, and more in this past presentation.

Taking the Fight Against Fakes to the Internet

Ed Haddad, Vice President of Intellectual Property at New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc., discusses the differences between physical and internet goods that are counterfeit in this presentation from the September Anti-Counterfeiting event.

Brand Protection as Consumer Protection

Martin H. Nguyen, General Counsel, Action Sports, discusses the follwing topics in this past presentation; Comparing certified authentic product to non-certified counterfeits, obstacles and consumer objections to making the correct choices and possible interventions.

Security Management: Confronting the Insider

The definition, objectives and historic cases of insider threat are detailed in this past presentation by Lee Rosenberg who is Managing Director at Navigating Preparedness Associates. He also frames the discussion of understanding insider threat based on workforce factors, technology and global economy and strategies for mitigating and managing insider...

Risk, Risk Response & Risky Behavior

The key risks brands face in today's marketplace and their impacts, identifying strategies to mitigate against risk and knowing when enough is enough are the topics covered in this past presentation by Anna-Marie Norman, Head of Commercial Policing & Brand Protection at BSkyB.

The Risks of Doing Business in Communist, Red China

Camilla Herron, Global Head of Brand Protection at Monster Cable Products, lead one of the most hotly attended and contested presentations at the Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection event last January. Get a glimpse into the world of counterfeiting in China in her wildly popular past presentation.

Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection: A Delegates Point of View

Ever wanted to know what a delegate thought about an event before you attended? Now is your chance, Lisa Lovell, CEO and Co-Founder of Brand Enforcement attended out event in February and gave us her thoughts on what it was like attending our Anti-Counterfeiting and Brand Protection Event. Take a...

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