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IACC Participates in CACN's Reality Tour Kick-Off in Vancouver
On November 9, the Canadian Anti-Counterfeiting Network (CACN) hosted the first training event of their 2015 - 2016 Reality Tour, at the Lululemon Headquarters, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Travis Johnson, Vice President – Legislative Affairs and Senior Counsel, participated on behalf of the IACC, offering a presentation on the evolving distribution models for counterfeit goods and the challenges of enforcement at, and across, borders. Approximately 50 officers from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and Vancouver Police participated in the training, along with a number of industry representatives.
IACC Hosts more than 600 Senior Police Officials and Cadets in its Largest Training Event!
November 2-5, 2015
The IACC engaged with more than 600 of Italy’s financial police in a series of trainings held in Rome and Bari during the week of November 2, 2015. The trainings, organized in partnership with the Guardia di Finanza (GdF), focused on educating senior level GdF officials and police trainees on developments in counterfeiting as well as tools for combating online fakes. Eighteen brand owners also conducted product identification training in Rome. The IACC concluded the series of events in Italy with a presentation on its follow-the-money approach and RogueBlock® program at a seminar organized by INDICAM on November 5 in Milan.
Press Release: International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition and Alibaba Group Leadership Affirm Commitment to Cooperation in the Fight Against Online Counterfeits
June 25, 2015
Bob Barchiesi, President of the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition, (“IACC”) and Daniel Zhang, the new CEO of the Alibaba Group (“Alibaba”) met in Washington, DC this afternoon to evaluate progress made since the two organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding in 2013.