Intellectual Property Owners Association

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Anti-Counterfeiting Committee


The Anti-Counterfeiting Committee will focus its work on identifying global challenges and enforcement opportunities in anti-counterfeiting. The Committee will also focus on educating IPO members, practitioners, and other stakeholders regarding the costs (reputational, safety, etc.) of counterfeiting, and developing policies and proactive measure to support key issues in global anti-counterfeiting.

Committee Roster

Chair: Sanjiv Sarwate, Dell Technologies
Vice Chair: Monica Riva Talley, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, PLLC
Secretary: Aslam G. Mohamed, Partner, RNA, IP Attorneys
Board Liaison: Douglas K. Norman, Eli Lilly and Co.
Staff Liaison: Thomas S. Valente, Intellectual Property Owners Association


 Gaurav Bhalla
 ALG India Law Offices LLP

 Alexandra Bistline
 Pirkey Barber PLLC

 Barry Brager
 Perception Partners

 Theresa Conduah
 Toyota Motor North America, Inc.

 Daniel D'Addario
 Hewlett Packard Enterprise

 Tim Golder

 Susan M. Kayser
 Jones Day

 Philip Yu


Non-Voting Member:Juan Carlos Amaro, Becerril, Coca & Becerril, S.C.
Non-Voting Member:Elizabeth E. Houlihan, Houlihan² Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys
Non-Voting Member:Priya Rao, K & S Partners

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