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FREE Webinar Series on Intellectual Property Rights

posted by Jennifer Diaz January 17, 2020 4 Comments

Do you want to learn more about intellectual property rights (IPR)? Do you want to understand how IPR and U.S. Customs mix (and don’t mix)? Do you want to understand how to properly protect your brand internationally and domestically and what type of enforcement action U.S. Customs can take against infringers? If so, this 3 part FREE seminar series is especially for you. Act now, and reserve your FREE seat while they last. Did we mention it’s FREE??



Date and Time:

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

12:00 PM EST to 1:00 PM EST

FREE Webinar!

Session Highlights:

  • What’s a Trademark?
  • Trademark Registration Process
  • Importance of Protecting Your Brand
  • What Do I Do if a Similar Brand Already Exists?
  • Counterfeiting by the Numbers in the U.S.
  • How Does CBP Protect Your Brand at the Border?
  • What is a Recordation?
  • Recording Your Trademark or Copyright Via E-Recordation
  • What is the Difference Between a CBP Detention and Seizure Case?
  • What Documentation Should CBP Provide you Upon Detention and/or Seizure?
  • What is the Most Effective Way to Respond to CBP During the Detention and/or Seizure Process?
  • What Information Would the Brand Holder Receive Upon Detention and/or Seizure?
  • What is the Most Effective Way for Brand Holders to Go After Infringers?



Date and Time:

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

12:00 PM EST to 1:00 PM EST

FREE Webinar!

Session Highlights:

  • Policing of Your Brand in the Internet World
  • Trademark Requirement to Participate in Amazon’s Brand Registry
  • Social Media Pitfalls and Best Practices
  • Providing Social Media Guidance for Your Employees
  • Enforcement Venues
  • Cease and Desist and Take Downs
  • When to Turn to Litigation
  • Policing of Your Brand at US Borders Via a CBP Recordation
  • Teaching CBP How to Protect Your Brand at US Borders
  • What are “Gray Market” Goods and Can you Seek “Gray Market” Protection from U.S. Customs?
  • What Type of Enforcement Action Would CBP Take Against Infringers?
  • What is the Most Effective Way to Respond to a CBP Penalty Notice?
  • CBP’s Additional Enforcement Measures for Recorded Trademarks or Copyright



Date and Time:

Thursday, March 19, 2020

12:00 PM EST to 1:00 PM EST

FREE Webinar!

Session Highlights:

  • Status of US Trade War with China
  • Mitigating the Impact of the Trade War
  • First-to-Use Versus First-to-File Trademark Regimes
  • Pitfalls with Certification Marks
  • Difference Between IP Protection in the US and China
  • Importance of Proper Translations When Protecting Your Brand in China
  • International Treaties for Protection of Your Trademark in China
  • Advantages of Expanding Protection to Foreign Jurisdictions
  • Protecting Your Brand in China
  • Issues to Avoid/be Aware When Expanding Protection of Your Brand in Foreign Jurisdictions
  • Customs Can Raid Counterfeit Production Facilities Internationally.
  • Protecting Your Intellectual Property with the General Administration of Customs in People’s Republic of China
  • Filing an E-Allegation with CBP to Enforce Brand Protection


Who Should Attend?

  • Importers
  • Exporters
  • Customs Brokers / Freight Forwarders
  • Regulatory Affairs Professionals
  • In-house Legal Counsel
  • Product Development Managers



Jennifer Diaz is founder of Diaz Trade law and Diaz Trade Consulting, specializing in Customs and International trade consulting services. Ms. Diaz is a Board-Certified International Attorney and professional speaker considered an expert in international law by the Florida Bar. Ms. Diaz is an expert in working with the many Federal agencies that regulate trade, including the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Denise Calle is an Associate Attorney with Diaz Trade Law, P.A. Ms. Calle practices Customs and International Trade Law. She assists foreign and domestic businesses, manufacturers, distributors, importers, and exporters with regulatory compliance, trade, and enforcement matters.

Augusto Perera is an Of Counsel attorney with Diaz Trade Law and an active member of the Florida Bar. He is admitted to practice before the United States District Court Southern District of Florida and the Court of Appeals for Federal Circuit. Dedicated exclusively to intellectual property matters, specializing in trademark, copyright, licensing, and Internet Law, with a focus on new business development. Practice includes counseling clients regarding copyright protection and litigation, domain name disputes and protection, domestic and international trademark protection, practice before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and litigation work in federal and state courts.

Diaz Trade Law regularly counsels all sizes of global clients in import and/or export compliance and enforcement mitigation services. Our expertise is in assisting companies in successfully complying with the vast U.S. federal laws and regulations for import and export transactions as well as supply chain security.

Don’t hesitate to contact us with questions at 305-456-3830 or via email.

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Confidus Solutions February 13, 2020 at 3:02 am

Thank you for sharing important information!

Victoria Stadnik February 26, 2020 at 6:55 am

Good afternoon! I did not have time to register. I want to know if it will be possible to see online tansulation?

Jennifer Diaz March 20, 2020 at 3:45 pm

Absolutely! Check out our YouTube channel that has the presentation up and running here:

Darina Confidus March 20, 2020 at 6:35 am

Thanks for the valuable and detailed information!


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