TITLE

Groups fight counterfeiting

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2008, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that international automotive parts supplier associations are cooperating to combat the counterfeiting and intellectual property rights (IPR) violations in the automotive industry. To review the issue of counterfeiting and IPR, representatives of CLEPA, the European association of automotive suppliers; the Japan Auto Parts Industries Association (JAPIA); and the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), which represents North American motor vehicle parts suppliers, met and agreed on concerted action.
ACCESSION #
34450867

 

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