Topic: Anti-Counterfeiting

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Canon seizes funds in action that shows power of following the money

Canon’s win against more than 50 illicit online sellers illustrates the effectiveness of following the money in anti-counterfeiting suits and provides a checklist of behaviours to look for when building a case.

10 October 2022

Nine counterfeit hotspots that you must be aware of in Kazakhstan

Featured in Physical marketplace counterfeit hotspots

In a major update from our series highlighting physical marketplaces that reportedly engage in the trade of counterfeit goods, we head to Kazakhstan.

06 October 2022

Thinking outside the box: how to formulate a total business solution for brand protection

After years of research, Jeremy M Wilson, professor at the Michigan State University School of Criminal Justice, has co-published a book which details a new, total business approach to brand protection.

05 October 2022

Ben & Jerry’s adds to Unilever spat; Peloton and Lulemon settle; OpSec launches authentication product – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at reports that only 10% of SMEs are registering EU IP rights, offices responding to the WIPO GII, ICANN participating in EU Cybersecurity Month, and much more.

04 October 2022

Online marketplaces in Nepal that should be on counterfeit enforcement radars

In this new edition from our series on online marketplaces around the globe that should be monitored as part of counterfeit enforcement, we head to Nepal.

03 October 2022

3M anti-counterfeit platform launch is a teachable moment

3M has launched a new global counterfeit reporting platform, in a welcome move for rights holders around the world, this week’s Saturday opinion explains.

01 October 2022

Shopee pledges fakes crackdown; scam websites on the rise; Carlsberg wins Delhi High Court injunction – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at Lidl being ordered to melt thousands of trademark-infringing treats, Western Digital prevailing in India, and much more.

30 September 2022

Ex-USPTO directors among leaders of new coalition to promote IP rights

The Council for Innovation Promotion, a bipartisan coalition dedicated to promoting IP rights, officially launched this week in Washington DC. WTR attended the event to get the inside track on its planned activities.

29 September 2022

EUIPO offers anti-counterfeiting roadmap for transport and logistics services

A new EUIPO discussion paper highlights the key challenges facing transport and logistics services companies while offering best practices for combatting illicit activity along international trade routes.

28 September 2022

Counterfeit hotspots in Uganda that brand owners must be aware of

In a new edition from our ongoing series on physical marketplaces that reportedly engage in the trade of counterfeit goods, we head to Uganda.

28 September 2022

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