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IACC Applauds Europol on the Launch of IP Crime Coordinated Coalition (IPC3)
IACC President Signs MOU with Europol and is appointed to IPC3’s Stakeholders’ Advisory Group
On July 12, 2016, IACC President Bob Barchiesi joined representatives from European government agencies, the United States White House, international law enforcement, international government agencies, rights-holders, trade associations, and academia in The Hague, The Netherlands, for the launch of Europol’s IP Crime Coordinated Coalition (IPC3).
IACC Comments on Alibaba’s Statement on Counterfeiting
June 23, 2016
The International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) today is pleased to see clarification from Alibaba Founder Jack Ma, as we adamantly disagreed with his June 14th statements regarding the quality of counterfeit goods. Misleading statements have damaging effects in the fight against fakes. The IACC expects to see Alibaba’s public commitments come to fruition.
Groundbreaking Discussions Take Place to Help Strengthen Intellectual Property in Latin America
June 22, 2016
Government officials from 15 Latin American and Caribbean countries, the intellectual property (IP) community, and international law enforcement agencies convene today at the Latin America Regional Brand Protection Summit. This groundbreaking event, which is organized by the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) and UL (Underwriters Laboratories), aims to promote dialogue and solutions for strengthening IP protection in the region.