HSI/IACC IP Advisory Board Meeting

The National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) will host the first meeting of a newly created advisory board with the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) on September 19, 2019. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Acting Deputy Director Derek Benner will be joined at the podium for opening remarks along with the Assistant Director of the Global Trade Investigations Division, and IPR Center Director Steve Francis, and IACC President Bob Barchiesi. They’ll be discussing current trends and issues of interest in the ongoing fight against counterfeits and trade law violations. The advisory board will serve as a point of collaboration with industry brand protection personnel to enhance overall detection and enforcement capabilities.