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. 12, 2018
Today the American Apparel & Footwear Association praised the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) following the release of the 2017 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets.
Feb. 08, 2018
AAFA submitted comments in response to a request by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) detailing industry concerns with foreign country intellectual property rights practices.
Jan. 16, 2018
AAFA submitted comments on a new provision that will enable government procurement through e-Commerce portals.
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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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Feb. 28, 2018
Join us for presentations and conversations with inspirational business leaders and policy makers at the Executive Summit!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade, Brand Protection
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Feb. 21, 2018 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
LOCATION: Conference Call
The Board of Directors Meeting and Capitol Hill Visit will take place prior to the start of the Executive Summit on February 28.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Brand Protection, Trade
Mar. 20, 2018 03:00 PM
Apr. 16, 2018 06:00 PM
The American Image Awards honors those who have exemplified leadership, excellence, and outstanding achievement. Meet the honorees!
LOCATION: New York, NY
Apr. 24, 2018 10:00 AM
On April 24, we will meet to discuss pending trade and regulatory matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
May 15, 2018 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee 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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Mar. 15, 2018 02:00 PM
Join AAFA and BIPAC as we examine the factors shaping this year's campaigns and policy ramifications of the elections.
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An engaging three-day event you won't want to miss.