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.
Apr. 27, 2018
AAFA praised the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) following the release of its annual Special 301 Review.
Sep. 12, 2018
AAFA joined with dozens of other trade associations to announce a new coalition to advocate against new tariffs being proposed and imposed.
Sep. 06, 2018
Nearly 300 brands and companies signed on to a joint letter to USTR opposing a proposal to levy border taxes on consumer and commercial products imported from China.
AAFA joined a letter signed by 22 trade associations representing fashion related industries to express opposition on Tranche 3 of the China Section 301 tariffs.
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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.
These schools have passed a rigorous curriculum review to receive AAFA’s endorsement.
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Oct. 24, 2018 08:30 AM
AAFA returns to Hong Kong to convene industry leaders taking on complex and fast-paced demands of an industry in transition.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Brand Protection, Trade
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Hong Kong
Oct. 3, 2018 05:00 PM
The Executive Committee and Board of Directors will meet at Vans Headquarters in Costa Mesa, CA.
LOCATION: Costa Mesa, CA
Oct. 10, 2018 02:00 PM
Helping Protect IP on Amazon
TOPICS: Brand Protection
LOCATION: Conference Call
Oct. 10, 2018 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
Nov. 14, 2018 10:00 AM
On November 14, we will meet to discuss pending trade and regulatory matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Dec. 11, 2018 03:00 PM
Dec. 18, 2018 02:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss BPC plans over the coming months.
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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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