Yearly Archive: 2012

Register for LIMA China Reception During Hong Kong Show

LIMA China will be hosting a cocktail reception on January 7th during the Hong Kong International Licensing Show.  This event brings together licensing industry colleagues from different regions for an exclusive networking opportunity and the chance to sow the seeds for regional business cooperation.   LIMA China Reception January 7, 2013 6:00 – 7:30 pm Meeting Room N101B Hong Kong

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Help Support The Light Fund!

For a fun gift that also helps our charitable endeavors, the e-book version of The Licensing Phrase Book is now available for instant download on the Amazon Kindle store. All proceeds go the The Light Fund, LIMA UK’s charity of choice.  Please note, you do not need a Kindle to read it – simply download the Kindle App.  A veritable bargain

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Submit Your Nomination for the 2013 LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame Award

LIMA is seeking recommendations for our next Hall of Fame inductee, to be honored at Licensing Expo 2013 inLas Vegas.  Since 1989, LIMA has recognized individuals who have made a unique and continuing contribution to the Licensing Industry with the LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame Award.  It is open to creators, marketers, manufacturers, and any others that have made

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In Memoriam: Murray Altchuler, LIMA Co-Founder

LIMA Co-Founder Murray Altchuler, who served as the association’s first executive director from 1985-1997, died on Sunday at age 87. A WWII Army veteran, he began his licensing career in the early 1960s at Licensing Corp. of America – the forerunner to Warner Bros. Consumer Products. In 1979 he co-founded and became President of the Licensing Industry Association, an organization

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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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