Tag Archives: Lacey Act

MUSICIANS: TAKE A STAND AGAINST ILLEGAL LOGGING

Sign the petition against downgrading the Lacey Act which aims to combat the illegal trade in timber
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US LAWMAKERS: THE LACEY ACT TARGETS INSTRUMENT MAKERS NOT MUSICIANS

"Let's be very clear here: no one is coming to take your Les Paul guitar"
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LACEY ACT WINS WORLD FUTURE COUNCIL AWARD

International recognition of the Lacey Act as one of the world’s most inspiring and innovative forest policies
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TAYLOR AND MARTIN GUITARS EXPRESS SUPPORT FOR THE LACEY ACT

"I think it's a wonderful thing. I think illegal logging is appalling. It should stop."
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GIBSON AND THE LACEY ACT – A GAME CHANGER IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

The only way to ensure legality is to demand full traceability and transparency at all levels of the supply chain
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GIBSON GUITARS COMMITS TO FSC AND PROMISES ELIMINATION OF ILLEGAL TIMBER FROM SUPPLY CHAIN

FSC commitment follows investigation of Madagascan rosewood purchases under Lacey Act
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EU TO BAN ILLEGAL TIMBER IMPORTS BY 2012

EU equivalent of Lacey Act will oblige companies to carry out "due diligence" on timber imports
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UK COALITION GOVERNMENT PLEDGES TO OUTLAW ILLEGAL TIMBER

Legislation to make the import or possession of illegal timber a criminal offence.
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