IP Outreach in Practice > IP Crime


Organizer: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), European Commission
Country/Territory: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, International, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America
Language: English
Focus: General Counterfeits, General Piracy
Outreach Tools: Brochures / Guides, Website
Target Audience: Rightholders


Brochure: "Protecting Intellectual Property Rights at Our Borders" (2009) featuring basic information for trademark and copyright owners on working with customs officials in the United States and the European Union; provides information on how to protect themselves from the serious global problem of counterfeiting and piracy, and suggests protection mechanisms including the registration and recording of IPR, product identification training guides, and sharing of intelligence on suspect shipments

[Date Added/Updated: Jan 29, 2010]