Membership benefits

About TIPA

Organization

Membership benefits

Intellectual Property Member Company

  • Participation in investigation and enforcement of infringing goods
  • Participation in IPR training for customs officers
  • Support for cooperation with the Korea Customs Service and front-line customs
  • Share information on trade statistics risk trends
  • Participation in associations and related organizations meetings and workshops
  • Participate in dispute resolution related to unfair trade practices
  • Sharing of association publications
  • Appraisal agency fee discount

Import and export member companies

  • Use of the Committee for Anti-Counterfeiting (CAC) mark
  • Utilization of CAC counterfeit information sharing system
  • Confirmation of parallel importable trademarks
  • Participating in and taking TIPA-sponsored training
  • Arrange collaboration between member companies and share contact networks
  • Sharing of TIPA publications

<Mark example>

  • As a mark that symbolizes the Counterfeit Import and Export Commission (CAC), the Commission aims to protect consumer rights and interests through voluntary intellectual property protection activities of import/export goods distributors. It can be used by posting on the website of import/export member companies and product detail pages, “As a member of TIPA CAC, we are doing our best to protect consumers and intellectual property rights”.
  • From 2018 to 2020, 37 items, 223 trademarks, and 691,000 points were affixed.
  • TIPA inspects the proper use of the certification mark every year and imposes sanctions on inappropriate users.

Special member company

  • Participation in investigation and enforcement of infringing goods
  • Utilization of CAC counterfeit information sharing system
  • Participating in and taking TIPA-sponsored training
  • Arrange collaboration between member companies and share contact networks
  • Sharing of TIPA publications
  • Infringement diagnosis fee discount