Workshop to Help Companies Identify Counterfeit, Inferior Parts

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Pre-registration required

Did you know that counterfeiting affects governments, businesses, and consumers alike? The U.S. Department of Commerce reports the number of counterfeit incidents in the defense supply chain is increasing at an alarming rate. The incidents of counterfeit parts can be seen in commercial items, services, aerospace, construction, energy, and medical devices.

When: Thursday, May 22, 2014
Where: UTARI Auditorium
The University of Texas at Arlington
7300 Jack Newell Blvd. South
Fort Worth, TX 76118
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

The workshop, “Defense Industrial Supply Chain Detection & Avoidance of Counterfeit Parts” provides an awareness level of proactive steps companies in various industries may take to protect themselves from the escalating dangers posed by counterfeit parts. The U.S. government and the industrial community have taken measures to combat this growing problem. Understanding the applicable regulations and industry-certified best practices is the first step to avoiding risk.

This COMPLIMENTARY seminar will discuss the following topics:

  • Governing laws and regulations
  • Civil and criminal liability
  • How to set up a compliance program
  • Use of aerospace standards for avoidance, detection, mitigation, and disposition
  • Impact on the small business supply chain


Prime Contractors, Subcontractors, Manufacturers / DistributorsThis workshop is NO COST but pre-registration is required. Be one of the first 100! Space is limited!

TO REGISTER, click HEREor copy and paste the link below to your browser:




Jody B. Fletcher, Special Agent Defense Criminal Investigation Service (DCIS)

Kathy Van Every, Law Offices of Kathy Van Every

Michael White, Senior Manager, TMAC, UT Arlington

Mershelle R. Davis, Small Business Advocate VOSB/SDVOSB, Lockheed Martin – Fort Worth

Regina M. Chandler L 3 Communications – Greenville

Jeremy Bettge, Senior Engineer SAS Parts, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems – McKinney

Contact Natalie Burden at 817-272-0543 if you have questions.

Hope to see you at the event!

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