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. 29, 2020
AAFA praised USTR following the release of the 2019 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets and the 2020 Special 301 reports, both of which were released earlier today.
Jun. 29, 2020
AAFA joined with 5 other associations to urge DLA to address technical PPE bid concerns
Jun. 16, 2020
AAFA submitted comments to the European Commission on the customs cooperation and mutual administrative assistance between the EU and China.
Jun. 08, 2020
AAFA joined with 5 other domestic textile, apparel, footwear, and PPE manufacturing trade associations urging Congressional support for accelerated payments for government contractors.
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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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July 15, 2020 01:30 PM
Virtual Event Dates: July 15 and July 16
TOPICS: Brand Protection
July 14, 2020 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
Aug. 11, 2020 03:00 PM
Sep. 8, 2020 03:00 PM
Sep. 15, 2020 02:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss BPC plans over the coming months.
Sep. 23, 2020
Meet the honorees we are proud to recognize for 2020 and help celebrate fashion's future on the red carpet June 22!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade, Brand Protection
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: New York, NY
Sep. 23, 2020 05:00 PM
The Executive Committee and Board of Directors will meet in 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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Oct. 21, 2020 08:30 AM
AAFA heads back to Hong Kong to convene industry leaders taking on complex and fast-paced demands of an industry in transition.
LOCATION: Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
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