"The IPR [Intellectual Property Rights] Center stands as a focal point in the U.S. government's fight against counterfeiting and the flow of counterfeit goods into the commerce of the U.S. The center employs a true task force model to optimize the roles and enforcement efforts of member agencies, while enhancing government-industry partnerships to support ongoing IPR enforcement initiatives." This edition of the IPR Center Report contains the following articles: "New Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center Opens in Virginia"; "Operation Guardian Responds to Health and Safety Threats"; "Federal Jury Convicts Web Site Administrator"; "FDA [Food and Drug Administration] Law Enforcers Protect Consumers' Health"; and "UL [Underwriters Laboratories] Holographic Label Aims to Protect Consumers".
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IPR Center Report (November 2008), v.1 no.1