The Act intends to toughen the penalties for trafficking in counterfeit drugs. Also, for counterfeiting military goods and services such as medallions, badges, etc. and knowingly leads to the bodily injury or death of military personnel. There is time to make comments about proposed amendments to Title 18, 18 U.S.C., Section 2320, which describes the penalties for counterfeiters in violation. Some argue that the penalties are not stiff enough. What do you think? The links below are worth a read.
Bloomberg Blog (2012)