The Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP) was launched by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in 2004 to fight against piracy and counterfeiting and protect intellectual property. BASCAP’s mission is to connect and mobilise businesses; pool resources and expertise; amplify the voice and views of businesses; compel government action; and create a culture change.
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Over the last three decades, Microsoft has consistently transformed the way that people live, work, play and connect through great technology. We are inspired every day by the genuine belief that we can change the world for the better. Here on our UK website you’ll find out more about how we are driving advances in cloud computing, developing new ways for people to interact with technology at home, at work and on the move, while transforming education and public services and supporting the UK economy.
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a leading health technology company focused on improving people's health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care. Philips' health technology portfolio generated 2016 sales of EUR 17.4 billion and employs approximately 71,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. News about Philips can be found at www.philips.com/newscenter.
The Union des Fabricants was created by several pharmaceutical manufacturers at the end of the nineteenth century, when they realised that their products were being counterfeited in Germany and came together to create the "Charter of the Union des Fabricants".
WE Communications is a global, integrated communications agency. For 30 years the independently owned firm has developed strategic communications programs for innovative and world-changing clients, working to influence markets, inspire people and improve lives.
The International Chamber of Commerce's BASCAP initiative which represents additional companies across a wide variety of sectors, including BAT, Chanel, Cisco Systems, Diageo, Hewlett Packard, JTI, Lacoste, Nestlé, Pfizer, Philip Morris, Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Universal Music.