Plans underway for IPC standard on protection of IP.
Press Release Summary:
September 17, 2009 - IPC is convening group of leading PCB manufacturers, EMS providers, and OEM companies to develop standard for protection of intellectual property. First meeting of IP standards development group will take place on Friday, October 23, 2009. With both commercial and government sectors' interest in protecting IP through supplier requirements and audits, new standard is expected to educate members and elevate best practices in IP protection.
Original Press Release
Plans Underway for IPC Standard on Protection of Intellectual Property
Press release date: September 15, 2009
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 2,700 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $1.7 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Arlington, Va.; Garden Grove, Calif.; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; and Shanghai and Shenzhen, China.