Monthly Archives: December 2012

Protected: COAC – IPR Partnership Program

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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A Little Color In A World of Gray – Washington and Lee Law Review – 1990

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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Fordham Law School Article on First Sale Doctrine 2012

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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Customs Reauthorization Bill – introduced December 2012 – 112th congress

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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Lawmakers Hear Evidence on Gray Market Shortage of Drugs 8/20/12

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
  • Current media and press
  • Information about upcoming industry workshops, events and training

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USA Today 12/14/11 on passage of NDAA

USA Today article December 2011 on NDAA passage

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Happy Holidays

2012 has been productive and rewarding…and 2013 promises to be even busier! AFTA joined the Owners Rights Initiative (www.ownersrightsinitiative.org) to prevent copyright infringement lawsuits against property owners who merely wish to resell, give away or lend their products. AFTA continues more »

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CCIA Joins ORI

CCIA Joins ORI

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ALA Joins ORI

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Hundreds of different media are included within AFTA’s Resource Library, including (but not limited to) materials in the following Resource Categories:

  • Court filings, opinions and orders
  • Background and historical materials
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Thomson Reuters July 2012 – Kirtsaeng

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  • Court filings, opinions and orders
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TELL CONGRESS YOU OPPOSE H.R. 4216

H.R. 4216 authorizes CBP, in the case of both imports and exports, to disclose confidential and proprietary supply chain information to unrelated third parties without any prior notice to importers.  Please immediately email your legislators and let them know it is not ok more »

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AFTA™ Working with ORI Members to Preserve First Sale Doctrine

AFTA is working closely with other members of the  Owners Rights Initiative (ORI) to make sure that owners of lawfully acquired, genuine products are free to sell, resell, donate and otherwise dispose of those products without risk of being sued more »

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