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Above the FoldSep 25, 2014 - 1:15pm
Jimmy Choo stomps on IP infringers.

Jimmy Choo Struts Toward IPO While Protecting Its IP

Jimmy Choo announced plans to go public on the London Stock Exchange, but counterfeiters who might be thinking about profiting off the announcement should take a big stiletto step back.

Above the FoldJul 14, 2014 - 9:30am

Good Sportsmanship in IP

From the Brazilian government’s preparation for the event to the new innovations that made the World Cup possible, there were certainly no red cards in the game of IP, proving that when the private and public sector work as teammates, the victors can be both the athletes on the field and those whose IP was safeguarded.

Above the FoldJun 30, 2014 - 10:15am

What Do Al Capone and Fake Sunglasses Have in Common?

Walking into the Crime Museum in downtown Washington, D.C., visitors have been faced with some of the most nefarious crooks of all time. Now, they can also find some of the most nefarious “fakes” of all time.

Above the FoldJun 11, 2014 - 2:45pm

Plain Packaging: Keep Your Hands Off My Doritos®

The bottom line is that while the health objectives are admirable, restricting the use of trademarks and restrict consumer choice is not only bad economics, it’s bad governance.

Above the FoldMay 07, 2014 - 11:45am

How the NFL Tackles Counterfeiting

Anastasia Danias grew up watching the New York Jets battle rivals like the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins. Today, as the chief litigation officer for the National Football League, she’s helping Gang Green and the league’s other 31 teams tackle a different kind of opponent—counterfeiters.

Above the FoldApr 28, 2014 - 12:15pm
State of IP

State of Intellectual Property

While businesses have sought to tear down the barriers to trade in the advent of modern transportation and the Internet, it is now time for governments to do the same, especially with respect to IP rights.

Above the FoldApr 15, 2014 - 8:45am

Guess Who Isn’t Paying Taxes – 2014 Edition

A little reminder of how the bad guys behind fake purses, pirated software, and counterfeit pills are sticking it to the American people -- tax-free.

Above the FoldApr 09, 2014 - 9:45am

When Being an IP Champion is Your Job

Through the efforts of 21 federal agencies, international and local law enforcement, and a diverse network of attorneys and security experts, we are seeing real results and real efforts to protect intellectual property.

Above the FoldMar 20, 2014 - 10:30am

Happy Birthday, KORUS!

While the Irish were celebrating the feast of St. Patrick last weekend, there was another anniversary that you may not have heard about: the two year anniversary of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).