An interactive workshop, starting at 11.00am and finishing at 4.30pm (light lunch provided).
Registration starts at 10.30am.
Who should attend?
Brand protection managers who have manufacturing or trading interests in Asia and who are facing counterfeiting challenges.
How much will it cost?
We are very fortunate to have Mathys & Squire hosting the event and as a result we are able to offer delegate spaces free of charge to all brands.
Anti-Counterfeiting Group (ACG)
ACG (www.a-cg.org) represents more than 3,000 brands across a range of market sectors. Working on behalf of its members, the ACG plays a vital role in advising policymakers on how to improve protection of intellectual property rights and enforcement on the ground. It also provides active assistance and intelligence to its members and government agencies.
Asian Coalition Against Counterfeiting And Piracy (ACACAP)
ACACAP (www.acacap.org) is a non-profit association based in Singapore that represents brands with manufacturing or trading interests in Asia. ACACAP and its network of in-country partners work with members to share intelligence and best practice and take collective action against counterfeiting and piracy in the region.
Mathys & Squire LLP
Mathys & Squire LLP (www.mathys-squire.com) is one of Europe’s leading Intellectual Property firms, dedicated to maximising the value of our clients’ technologies, brands and designs. The firm has more than 60 qualified attorneys with offices in London, Paris, Munich, Luxembourg, Manchester, Cambridge and York as well as a dedicated team based in China.
ACG represents more than 3,000 brands affected by this influx of fakes into the UK and delivers an international network of information, advice and contacts on all aspects of IP protection. Working with Government and law enforcement agencies since 1980, ACG is focused on providing an effective and sustained response to counterfeiting.
Membership with the ACG is the best way to work with government and enforcement bodies to protect your brand. Our Roadshows and training days help you reach out to police, trading standards and border force officers and tell them about your genuine products.