Louis Vuitton has accused online retailers of counterfeiting, infringing and diluting its “most distinctive and popular design trademarks”, in a complaint filed yesterday.
Google last year declined more than ten million adverts suspected of infringing copyright or linking to infringing sites, according to a new report by the company.
British broadcaster the BBC and TV network Sky have highlighted the threat of alleged pirate channel beoutQ in letters to the European Commission.
The UK’s Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit has launched a crackdown on the online sale of fake poppy merchandise in the run up to Remembrance Day, November 11.
Adidas has taken nearly 200 defendants to court over the sale of counterfeit trainers online.
Registry service provider Minds + Machines Group has celebrated the official launch of its new top-level domain .luxe, which runs on the regulated internet as well as on blockchain, by opening trading on the London Stock Exchange.
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.
Germany-based sportwear company Puma has filed a trademark infringement claim against five individuals for allegedly selling counterfeit items on Facebook.
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.
Articles 11 and 13 of the recently-passed copyright directive are “ill-considered and should not be EU law”, according to a letter shared by the Electronic Frontier Foundation yesterday.