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Archived Webcast: U.S. Anticounterfeiting Resources

Archived Webcast: U.S. Anticounterfeiting Resources: How Brand Owners Work with the Recordation System and Centers of Excellence

June 27, 2017
2:00 pm U.S. Eastern Daylight Time
Duration: 60‒75 minutes

CLE is not available for this webcast.

This webcast will provide an overview about the Centers of Excellence and Expertise (CEEs) and will detail how brand owners can collaborate with these virtual centers in their anticounterfeiting efforts. Speakers will give a presentation on the activities and objectives of the Pharmaceuticals, Health & Chemicals CEE and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Recordation System. Additionally, the webcast will highlight a detailed case study that demonstrates best practices collaboration between the Pharmaceutical CEE and an industry brand owner.
  • Robb Beckerlegge, Baker & Hostetler (United States)

  • Eric Buchanan, Consumer Products & Mass Merchandising Center, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (United States)
  • Goli Gharib, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (United States)
  • Tara Steketee, Merck & Co., Inc. (United States)

CEE transform the way CBP approaches trade operations and works with the international trade community. The Centers represent CBP's expanded focus on “Trade in the 21st Century” by aligning with modern business practices, focusing on industry-specific issues, and by providing tailored support to unique trading environments. The Centers were established to increase uniformity of practices across ports of entry, facilitate the timely resolution of trade compliance issues nationwide, and further strengthen critical agency knowledge on key industry practices. There are currently ten Centers around the country, each with a special industry focus:
  • New York: Pharmaceuticals, Health & Chemicals
  • Miami: Agriculture & Prepared Products
  • Buffalo: Industrial & Manufacturing Materials
  • Detroit: Automotive & Aerospace 
  • Chicago: Base Metals
  • Atlanta: Consumer Products & Mass Merchandising
  • Houston: Petroleum, Natural Gas & Minerals
  • Laredo: Machinery
  • San Francisco: Apparel, Footwear & Textiles
  • Los Angeles: Electronics

Member: US $50
Non-member: US $100
Government/Student Member/Professor Member: US $25 

*Registrants who purchased the live event can use the same link and password that was previously provided to access the archived version. There is a 3-view limit.