Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2014, $400,000)
This program is authorized by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (Pub. L. No. 113-76) and informed by section 401 of Public Law 110-403, which authorizes the Department to provide funding to support state and local intellectual property enforcement efforts. The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program is designed to provide national support and improve the capacity of state, local, and tribal criminal justice systems to address intellectual property criminal enforcement, including prosecution, prevention, training, and technical assistance. This program is generally informed by section 401 of Public law 110-403, which authorizes the Department of Justice to provide funding to support state and local intellectual property crime enforcement efforts.
The grantee will use funds to achieve the goals, objectives, and activities of the Intellectual Property Enforcement Program.