Monthly Archive: November 2012

LIMA Adds New Sample Licensing Agreements to Member Benefits

LIMA HAS THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO CLOSE YOUR LICENSING DEALS! View Our New Sample Agreements LIMA provides our members with access to sample licensing agreements to help them navigate their licensing deals. We are proud to announce – in addition to the Licensor and Manufacturer versions already offered – that we have now expanded our collection to include both

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Join LIMA for Holiday Networking Receptions This December!

‘TIS THE SEASON TO CELEBRATE WITH LIMA! LIMA Twin Cities Holiday Reception Wednesday, December 5 5:30-7:30pm McCoy’s Public House St. Louis Park, MN > More information & registration   LIMA West Coast Holiday Reception Tuesday, December 11 6:30-8:30pm The Peninsula Hotel Beverly Hills, CA Please bring new, unwrapped toys to donate to The Marines Toys for Tots Foundation > More

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Deadline Friday for Regional Representative Applications

Are you interested in getting more involved in LIMA? Put your passion and enthusiasm for the licensing industry to work by serving as a LIMA Regional Representative for the East or West Coast in the United States. The primary responsibility of Regional Representatives is to assist in planning and coordinating LIMA networking events in your region. This is a one-year

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LIMA, BSR Release Japanese and Portuguese Translations of the “Practical Guide for Licensees on Social and Environmental Compliance”

November 14, 2012, New York, NY — Less than one year ago, BSR and the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) released “Good Practices for Complying with Licensors’ Social and Environmental Requirements: A Practical Guide for Licensees”. Today, the two organizations are releasing two translations of the practical guide, in Portuguese and Japanese. The translations are intended to help the

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A Letter From Charles Riotto: Please Help K.I.D.S. in Hurricane Relief Efforts

Dear LIMA Members, Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. needs your help now to provide disaster relief following Hurricane Sandy. After slamming into New York and New Jersey, Sandy spawned floods, fires, storm surges, power outages and blizzards as far away as West Virginia. Children and families in shelters and those returning to their homes are in dire need of new

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Regional Networking Events in Columbus and Washington, DC

LIMA returns to the Midwest for our third annual Night of Networking in Columbus, Ohio! Join us on Thursday, November 15 at the Buckeye Hall of Fame Grill to mingle with your industry colleagues and make new connections! Cost to attend is $25 per person – sign up now! On November 29, LIMA returns to our Nation’s Capitol — kick

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Licensing in Russia Webinar Rescheduled for November 29

LIMA’s “Licensing in Russia” webinar has been rescheduled for Thursday, November 29 at 12:00pm Eastern.  Join us as Paul Tush, Managing Director of Plus Licens Russia shares his experiences in Russia and Ukraine – offering do’s and don’ts when dealing with licensees, tips on how to achieve success, and insight into the CIS retail and consumer markets and the social

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WEBINAR NEXT WEEK: Eight Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make with Retailers in 2013 and Beyond

As retailers expand their reach through new format launches, acquisitions and social and digital forays, the destinies of licensors, licensees and agencies are being transformed.  Join Carol Spieckerman next Tuesday, Nov 13 as she reprises her popular LIMA Retail Symposium presentation on the eight mistakes you can’t afford to make as retailers evolve into much more than distribution points for

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