By working relentlessly with policymakers and industry stakeholders, AAFA helps protect your brand’s global reputation, its intellectual property, as well as your workers and consumers.
Jan. 24, 2020
AAFA welcomes the release of the report Combating Trafficking in Counterfeit and Pirated Goods by the Trump administration.
Dec. 11, 2019
AAFA joined with more than 150 other associations urging the President to include tariff relief in the Phase One trade deal with China.
Oct. 01, 2019
AAFA submitted comments to USTR highlighting the industry's concerns with foreign online and physical marketplaces that “engage in or facilitate substantial copyright piracy or trademark counterfeiting."
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For members who, despite their best efforts, have received a demand letter or a cease and desist letter, here are steps that should be taken in your defense.
The following guidelines should help defend against frivolous lawsuits.
AAFA has forged Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreements with strategic partners around the world to collaborate on reducing trade barriers, sharing best practices, and promoting innovation on behalf of our members.
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Mar. 3, 2020 02:00 PM
Join senior level executives in Washington, DC at the Executive Summit!
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Feb. 27, 2020 01:00 PM
Joins us to discuss strategy towards the U.S. and other countries adopting a new approach to labeling.
LOCATION: Conference Call
Mar. 3, 2020 07:00 AM
The Board of Directors Meeting and Capitol Hill Visit will take place prior to the start of the Executive Summit on March 3rd.
Mar. 10, 2020 02:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss BPC plans over the coming months.
TOPICS: Brand Protection
Mar. 10, 2020 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
Apr. 7, 2020 03:00 PM
Apr. 21, 2020 06:00 PM
Meet the honorees we are proud to recognize for 2020 and help celebrate fashion's future on the red carpet April 21!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade, Brand Protection
LOCATION: New York, NY
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Before the government implements changes to various compliance processes, agencies often solicit comments, offering industry opportunities to provide feedback on the impact of proposed rule or process changes. AAFA provides comments on behalf of the industry. We also encourage you to submit comments directly. Here is where we share the requests for comments by agency and by deadline.
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An engaging three-day event you won't want to miss.