This panel will provide a hands-on discussion on how to combat counterfeiting. An overview of legal remedies and examples of what an entity can do to protect their products and IP against counterfeiting will be offered. US Customs will outline what assistance they can provide, remedies that are available through proceedings at the ITC, i.e. barring entry into the USA of infringing products will be highlighted, Marksmen Company will discuss private anti-counterfeiting investigations (setting up stings, raids and seizures), a representative from Piers will explain how they track the contents of every container coming in to the United States and using this information to help identify the source of counterfeit goods and their destination.
Joshua Kaufman, Partner, Venable LLP
Tamany Bentz, Of Counsel, Venable LLP
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