BASCAP

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BASCAPBusiness Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (International Chamber of Commerce)
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Through industry associations, such as the Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP) and public relationship initiatives, firms can collaborate with enforcement agents on counterfeit training.
MIDGE Ure has Ivor Novello, Grammy and BASCAP awards to his name along with a wall of gold and platinum records.
According to the Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP), the estimated market for counterfeit merchandise is $750 billion globally.
RAK FTZ, HSBC Morrison Menon Chartered Accountants, RAK Chamber of Commerce, Dolphin RAK Duty Free, and Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP), were the sponsors of the two-day conference and exhibition among others.
Hardy, coordinator for the International Chamber of Commerce's Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP) said that while many companies have anti-counterfeiting strategies in place, "there is virtually no product sector that is immune to counterfeiting and piracy," he said.
Across Europe the impact of digital piracy could add up to 1.2 million lost jobs and pounds 215bn in lost revenue the report, commissioned by Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP) says.
Summary: Hemaya Universal chaired a special session of the First Arab Consumer and Brand Protection Forum on Tuesday to launch the Intellectual Property (IP) Guidelines for Business issued by the International Chamber of Commerce's BASCAP group.
(155.) The ICC BASCAP Initiative (Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy) publishes periodic piracy reports available at http://www.iccwbo.org/bascap/iccidch/index.html.
Working with the ICC's Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP) initiative, Lampel acted as principal investigator in the first annual "BASCAP Global Survey on Counterfeiting and Piracy." The survey polled 48 companies, many with global operations, spanning 27 product categories.
The awareness of, and desire to do something about, counterfeiting and piracy is represented in the commercial world by the establishment of organisations such as the Global Business Leaders' Alliance against Counterfeiting (GBLAAC) and Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP), and in the public world by the G8 summit statement committing the group to fight counterfeits.
Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP), which cuts across industries and counts Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer of Microsoft; Peter Brabeck, chairman and chief executive of Nestle, and Eric Nicoli, chairman of EMI Group among its 13-strong members, will lobby governments to raise awareness of pirated goods and services.