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FY 2022 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy:

  • Grants.gov Deadline: June 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. ET
  • Application JustGrants Deadline: June 6, 2022, 8:59 p.m. ET

FY 2021 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy

  • Grants.gov deadline: March 16, 2021
  • JustGrants application deadline: April 9, 2021

FY 2020 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy

  • Application deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, April 14, 2020

The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy

  • Application Deadline: 07/02/2019, 11:59 PM

The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy

  • Application Deadline: 06/14/2018, 11:59 PM

The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy FY 2017 Competitive Grant Announcement

  • Application Deadline: 01/31/2017, 11:59 PM

The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy FY 2016 Competitive Grant Announcement

  • Application Deadline: 03/28/2016, 11:59 PM

National Training and Technical Assistance: Intellectual Property Enforcement Program FY 2014 Competitive Grant Announcement

  • Application Deadline: 03/17/2014, 11:59 PM

Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy FY 2014 Competitive Grant Announcement

  • Application Deadline: 03/13/2014, 11:59 PM

Protecting Public Health, Safety and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy: The Intellectual Property Theft Enforcement Program FY 2012 Competitive Grant Announcement

  • Application Deadline: 03/02/2012, 11:59 PM

Grant Awards

Announcements

Anticipated FY 2019 Solicitations that Support Law Enforcement
This resource highlights different law enforcement solicitations that are expected to be available from BJA in FY 2019, including opportunities that relate to body-worn cameras, human trafficking investigations, opioids, school safety, and more.

The Intellectual Property Enforcement Program (IPEP): Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy
BJA has released the FY 2019 IPEP solicitation. This program is designed to improve the capacity of state, local, tribal, and territorial criminal justice systems to address intellectual property enforcement, including prosecution, prevention, training, and technical assistance. Apply by: July 2, 2019.

Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy
BJA has released the FY 2018 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety, and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy solicitation. This program assists state, local and tribal jurisdictions in preventing and reducing intellectual property theft and related crime. Apply by: June 14, 2018.

Applications Being Accepted for the Intellectual Property Enforcement Program
BJA has released the FY 2017 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program competitive grant announcement. This program assists state and local jurisdictions in preventing and reducing intellectual property theft and related crime. Apply by: January 31, 2017.

Applications Being Accepted for the Intellectual Property Enforcement Program
BJA is currently seeking applications for the FY 2016 Intellectual Property Enforcement Program: Protecting Public Health, Safety and the Economy from Counterfeit Goods and Product Piracy. This program assists state and local jurisdictions in preventing and reducing intellectual property theft and related crime. Applications are due March 28, 2016.

Los Angeles City Attorney Cracks Down on Counterfeiters
City Attorney Mike Feuer’s office secured a permanent injunction banning two chronic counterfeit merchants from returning to the Fashion District in downtown Los Angeles. The defendants were also assessed a $26.2 million penalty, the largest counterfeiting judgment in the city’s history. The Deputy City Attorney who prosecuted the case is funded through a BJA grant that supports the Los Angeles Counterfeit Abatement Prosecution Program.

LA City Attorney Secures $3.9 Million Judgment Against Merchant of Counterfeit Goods
On January 15, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer announced that his office secured a $3.9 million judgment and permanent injunction against a downtown merchant for the sale and possession of counterfeit goods. The judgment—secured by the Deputy City Attorney through the BJA-funded Counterfeit Abatement Prosecution Program—is the largest amount ever secured by the City Attorney’s Office in a counterfeiting case.

Los Angeles City Attorney Wins $3 Million Judgment in Counterfeit Abatement Case
In Los Angeles, a BJA-funded Intellectual Property Theft Enforcement site, City Attorney Mike Feuer announced his office won a $3 million judgment in a counterfeit abatement case. He also announced that his office filed five criminal cases involving the sale or manufacture of counterfeit merchandise in the city, obtaining two guilty pleas.

Date Modified: July 8, 2022
Date Created: December 13, 2019