Certification & Standard-Setting
- Standards Development Rules and Risks
Understand how the Standards Development Organization Advancement Act creates opportunity for competitors to work together to conduct the beneficial work of developing standards, without automatically constituting a violation of antitrust laws.
- Development of Product Standards
Learn how using established procedures can help your association develop consensus-based product standards, enhancing competitiveness in the marketplace.
- Considerations for Establishing a Certification Board
Before forming a certification board, make sure your trade or professional association understands its role and the role of the certification board in the certification process.
- Minimizing Legal Risks of Certification Programs
Ensure that your association minimizes legal risks associated with implementing certification programs.