January 12th, 2018 - Bruce Foucart is interviewed by the Los Angeles Times about the influx of counterfeiting amongst small brands, highlighting their lack of means to tackle counterfeiters. "When you're a small company, there's often no recourse," said Foucart.
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April 30th, 2017 - Bruce Foucart addressed the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers at their 2017 Annual Member Meeting in Washington, DC, and spoke of the critical importance of brand protection efforts within industry. Foucart & Associates genuinely appreciates AHAM's hospitality!
July 18, 2017 - WHDH Boston News interviewed Eric Caron about immigrants who came into this country with temporary visas. “We, as a government, need to do a better job, because your and my life depends on it,” Caron said.
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October 3, 2017 - President Bruce Foucart addressed a class of upperclass men and women at the prestigious Massachusetts Maritime Academy in MA, intellectual property rights enforcement and anti-counterfeiting. This was part of a “transnational crimes” class given by Associate Eric J. Caron.
November 27, 2017 - Immigration And Customs Enforcement (ICE) posts an interview with Bruce about Cyber Monday. Typically the busiest online shopping day of the year, with nearly 50% of consumers shopping online. Unfortunately, some cyber Santas are likely to get a holiday surprise they hadn’t bargained on – counterfeit goods. [Click on the image to watch the video.]
On April 26, 2018, at the 10th Anniversary of the IPR Center ceremony, former Director Bruce Foucart spoke to participants from private industry and law enforcement praising the “dedication, commitment and passion” of past and current IPR Center personnel.
On May 3, 2018, Eric Caron joined Sociable's Kristen Pascucci to discuss his new book,"Switched On The Heart and Mind of a Special Agent".
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December 2018 - Bruce M Foucart has produced a white paper for the International Trademark Association (INTA) to promote the establishment of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Centers at the federal level worldwide. INTA hired former Director of the United States National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center, Bruce M. Foucart, to draft this document to give interested national governements a step-by-step guide to establish a federal IPR Center using the U.S. example as a basis.