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DoJ charges three for operating illegal dark web marketplace

Germany, Netherlands, US08-05-2019

Law enforcement in the US, Germany and the Netherlands have charged three Germans with operating one of the world’s largest dark web marketplaces, following a two-year investigation.

Instagram fake beauty products rise ahead of Mother’s Day: report

US08-05-2019

There is a 40% increase in fake beauty products detected on Instagram in the US in the weeks leading up the Mother’s Day, a new report has found.

Huge growth in Instagram accounts selling fakes: report

China, US25-04-2019

There has been a 160% growth in the number of accounts selling counterfeit goods on Instagram since 2016, a new report suggests.

‘Peppa Pig’ owners sue over counterfeit merchandise

China, US18-04-2019

The owners of popular children's TV show “Peppa Pig” have sued a number of Chinese enterprises over counterfeit merchandise related to the show.

The Beatles music company challenges counterfeiters in court

US12-04-2019

Apple Corps, a music company founded by members of The Beatles, has taken unnamed counterfeiters to court over the online sale of fake goods.

Trump signs memo to stem online sale of fake goods

US05-04-2019

US President Donald Trump has signed a memorandum aimed at cracking down on the online sale of pirated and counterfeit goods.

Alibaba Anti-Counterfeiting Alliance seizes $536m of fakes in 2018

China, UK, US03-04-2019

Alibaba’s Anti-Counterfeiting Alliance shut down 524 manufacturing and distribution locations in 2018, the conglomerate has said.

Benefit sues counterfeiters over fake cosmetics

US01-04-2019

San Francisco-based makeup brand Benefit has taken several unnamed counterfeiters to court over the sale of fake cosmetics.

Nutramax warns against counterfeit supplements sold on Amazon

US20-02-2019

A company which develops nutritional supplements has issued a warning that a counterfeit version of one of its products is being sold on Amazon.

PIPCU warns of dangerous chemicals in counterfeit Valentine’s gifts

UK13-02-2019

The Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit of the City of London police has warned shoppers of the dangers of counterfeit goods ahead of Valentine’s Day.

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