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Brigitte Acoca

Consumer Policy Analyst/Lawyer, Working Party on Consumer Product Safety
Brigitte Acoca joined the OECD’s Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation in 2005 where she has been responsible for the development of analytic reports and OECD legal instruments pertaining to e-commerce, dispute resolution and cross-border fraud. She has been responsible for the revision of the OECD's Recommendation on Consumer Protection in E-Commerce, adopted by the OECD Council in March 2016. Since February 2015, Ms. Acoca has been managing the activities of the OECD's Working Party on Consumer Product Safety, focusing on global product recalls, global awareness campaigns, online product safety, and the impact of new technologies on product safety. Prior to joining the OECD, Ms. Acoca practiced for five years as competition law attorney in international law firms in Brussels. She holds a Legal Master degree (LLM) in European Law from the College of Europe (Bruges, Belgium) and a postgraduate degree (DEA) in European and private international law from the University of Paris II Panthéon Assas. She was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2000 (currently omitted).