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2020 trends: How digitization is advancing the fight against IP crime (part 2)

Posted by Elise Trecul on Monday, Jan 13, 2020

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For the second of this two-part webinar series, Red Points will meet with Peter Ratcliffe (Detective superintendent at the City of London Police) to investigate further on how to tackle large-scale counterfeiting networks.

The aim of this webinar is to take a closer look at the synergies between online and offline strategies to tackle counterfeiting networks effectively in today’s technology-focused environment. Adapting strategies to new Geo-Political trends such as the changes to be expected with Brexit moving forward, to the USA-China trade war will also be covered. 

Brands today are faced with a multi-faceted problem when it comes to IP-sensitive issues. Old strategies to the issues of today’s market need to be augmented with the latest technological tools to ensure effective outcomes.

The webinar is set to take place on Tuesday, February 4th at 3pm UTC / 10am EST. Signups are available by following this link.

Key Takeaways:

  • Top trends set to affect the e-commerce/IP landscape in 2020 according to 100+ IP experts 
  • How digitization is set to advance the IP-infringer investigation process
  • New challenges and solutions for dealing with IP crime moving into the future
  • New geopolitical challenges set to affect IP holders over the coming year
  • How law enforcement agencies can collaborate with the private sector to investigate organized IP crime

Speakers:

Peter Ratcliffe, Detective superintendent at the City of London Police, Intellectual Property Crime Unit

Peter Ratcliffe joined the City of London Police in 1992, having completed a degree in history and politics. Since March 2017, Peter has held the role of detective superintendent responsible for the management of five national police units. These include police teams investigating bank fraud, insurance fraud, IP crime, overseas bribery and corruption, and the coordination of regional police teams protecting the UK from cybercrime.

Bruno Klumpp, Platforms and policy manager at Red Points

Bruno Klumpp is an experienced policy manager with 10 years’ experience working in the internet industry for various global online platforms, including YouTube, Twitter and Facebook. He is currently in charge of managing intellectual property, anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting strategies, policymaking, risk management, online content and languages at Red Points.

Click here to register for the webinar.

About the author

Elise Trecul

Post Written by Elise Trecul

Elise is a content writer and researcher at Red Points, specializing in topics such as brand protection, IP infringement, ecommerce platforms, and their evolution in innovative online marketing strategies. She graduated with a B.A. in International Business with Languages in Dublin City University in 2009 and is currently studying a postgraduate in Digital Marketing.