bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
5:36 pm, December 21, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Intellectual Property Rights Center

Bruce Foucart, Acting Director, Intellectual Property Rights Center, ICE

The end-of-year holiday shopping season always seems to suck in a torrent of counterfeit merchandise, everything from faux Louis Vuitton baggage to fake car tires. It's also when federal agencies charged with stopping trade in counterfeits swing into high gear. A group of federal partners team up with industry and nonprofit organizations to warn consumers of holiday shopping scams. Bruce Foucart is the Acting Director of the Intellectual Property Rights Center within Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to explain why they've stepped up their effort.

Tags: Bruce Foucart , ICE , Counterfeit products , Tom Temin , Federal Drive , DHS

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 10:07am EST
Listen

DHS improving aim to stop counterfeits at the borders

The Homeland Security Department is taking a two-pronged approach to protecting the federal supply chain. The first addresses the DHS mission cargo crossing into the U.S. The second is an interagency effort to ensure the government is working together on investigations. DHS said seizures of counterfeit goods at the border increased by 20 percent in 2011.

Tags: technology , David Heyman , DHS , White House , Supply chain management , Counterfeit products , Inside the Worlds Biggest Buyer , Jason Miller

Monday - 06/18/2012, 05:26am EDT
Listen