21st Annual Fraud and Anti-Counterfeiting Conference

Écrit par © Filactu le . Rubrique: Manifestations

Nov 30 - Dec 2, 2016 - Toronto (Canada)

Hosted By: Lorne M. Lipkus - Kestenberg Siegal Lipkus LLP Barristers and Solicitors

Speakers will comment on:

  • Recent major seizures of counterfeit products through partnerships between law enforcement, related government agencies and private industry
  • The current state of new Canadian legislation that finally empowers Canadian Customs Officers to target and detain counterfeit merchandise at our borders
  • New trends that are attracting counterfeiters not the least of which are the dark web, 3D printing industry and counterfeit food products
  • The importance of preventing and containing counterfeiting
  • Organized crime and gang involvement in fraud and counterfeiting
  • Terrorist financing
  • Health and safety issues
  • New products being counterfeited
  • The internet’s role in fraud and counterfeiting
  • How social media impacts counterfeiting

Table displays:

  • Many hundreds of counterfeit products from industries ranging from food, apparel, electrical, cellular, sporting, accessories, luxury, health and beauty and others
  • Compare some counterfeits with the authentic version
  • Counterfeits recently seized from the Toronto area as well as other parts of Canada