As part of the Center’s larger mission, we provide thought leadership and share information on new solutions to brand protection challenges through various outreach activities, including providing resources, hosting and attending events, collaborative partnerships, and speaking engagements. Learn more below about some of our signature initiatives.

The Brand Protection Professional (BPP)

A quarterly Practitioner’s Journal dedicated to reporting on brand protection issues, research and professional information for in-house brand protection  practitioners.  The BPP aims to advance brand protection through the establishment of an accessible, comprehensive forum containing essential  information for the brand protection community that is written by the brand protection community.

The Brand Protection Strategy Summit

A collaborative space for brand owners, law enforcement, and academia to strategize about the issues and their solutions in a forum that facilitates open, collaborative, meaningful, and participant-led conversations on brand protection. Through interactive panels, roundtable strategy sessions, and an evening reception, you will have the opportunity to share, learn and network with one another, as well as from world-renowned scholars and globally-recognized industry and law enforcement leaders.

Collaborative Partnerships

The Center works with various organizations to form collaborative partnerships in the fight against counterfeiting, including the National IPR Center, the Quality Brands Protection Committee, IACC MarketSafe, USPTO, as well as many brands.

Professional Conferences

Center staff frequently attend and speak at various professional and industry conferences, meetings and other forums to share new solutions and provide thought leadership in the area of brand protection.