The UK’s Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has appointed detective chief inspector Teresa Russell as the new head of the unit.
The International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) and Amazon have united to enhance collaboration and anti-counterfeiting efforts between the online retailer and IACC members.
Lululemon Athletica Canada, a brand of yoga attire and running gear, has instigated a lawsuit against multiple China-based parties in an effort to combat online counterfeiting and protect US consumers.
Artificial intelligence, the dark web and augmented reality are three areas that will threaten the safety of brands over the next five years, according to a report by brand protection company MarkMonitor.
Adidas and Reebok have filed a claim accusing 53 e-commerce sellers of trademark infringement, counterfeiting and unfair competition.
The European Union Intellectual Property Office has launched a worldwide competition which aims to unlock the potential of blockchain to combat counterfeiting.
Belgium’s Pro League and Spain’s LaLiga top tier football leagues have teamed up in an anti-piracy scheme.
Energy drinks maker Monster Energy Company has sued a number of alleged online counterfeiters based in China.
The head of a gang that made more than £4 million through the sale of counterfeit CDs has been jailed.
Chanel has brought a lawsuit alleging trademark infringement against a vintage store in New York, accusing the retailer of “piggybacking” on the reputation of luxury brands.