Given its global appeal, manga is an ideal vehicle for raising public awareness about intellectual property (IP) and why it is important to respect IP rights.
During the summer of 2010, we organized the "Real Manga" competition. The competition invited Japanese manga artists to create an original work highlighting the health and safety risks associated with purchasing counterfeit products.
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