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Adidas goes to war with Yeezy counterfeiters

US02-11-2018

Adidas has taken nearly 200 defendants to court over the sale of counterfeit trainers online. 

BMW drives counterfeiters to court

US29-10-2018

German car maker BMW has alleged that counterfeiters are using online marketplace eBay to advertise and sell fake BMW-branded products, in a lawsuit filed last week.

Puma pounces on Facebook counterfeiters

US26-10-2018

Germany-based sportwear company Puma has filed a trademark infringement claim against five individuals for allegedly selling counterfeit items on Facebook.

PIPCU warns consumers about counterfeit tricks this Halloween

UK25-10-2018

The UK's Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit has warned trick or treaters against buying fake fancy dress costumes online in the lead up to Halloween, on October 31.

A quarter of UK consumers ripped off by counterfeits: report

UK18-10-2018

More than a quarter (26%) of British consumers has been ripped off in the past year through purchasing something online only to discover that it was counterfeit.

Alibaba requests removal of Taobao from Notorious Markets list

US05-10-2018

E-commerce company Alibaba has claimed that it doesn’t meet any “meaningful definition of a notorious market” so its subsidiary Taobao should be removed from the US Trade Representative’s 2018 Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets.

Volkswagen and Audi target sellers of fake vehicle parts

US02-10-2018

German automakers Volkswagen and Audi have taken action against internet stores which have allegedly sold counterfeit vehicle parts and accessories to unsuspecting consumers.

Levi Strauss takes on internet store for TM infringement

US02-10-2018

Fashion brand Levi Strauss has taken on internet clothing shop Rip N Dip in a trademark infringement complaint relating to Levi Strauss’s ‘Tab device’. 

Vogue takes on ‘Black Vogue’ in trademark suit

US01-10-2018

Advance Magazine Publishers, the parent company of Vogue Magazine, has gone to war with a designer and activist who sells clothing featuring the words “Black Vogue” online. 

Links between social media and shoe counterfeits revealed

28-09-2018

A new report from online brand protection company Red Points has warned about the use of social media to drive the sale of counterfeit shoes.

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