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Latest News - 07/2016

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Mammoth haul of illegal cigarettes seized at Grimsby store

12 July 2016

12.07.16 - Councillor Hazel Chase, portfolio holder responsible for public protection at North East Lincolnshire Council, said: "We won't hesitate to take legal action against retailers who disregard the law by selling fake and unregulated tobacco products."

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Lorry driver caught in counterfeit clothes racket

11 July 2016

11.07.16 - A Brierley Hill lorry driver’s name and address was used by the organiser of a sophisticated operation that brought fake designer clothing into the UK, Wolverhampton Crown Court heard.

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Conwy Trading Standards Team win ACG Award

11 July 2016

11.07.16 - Conwy’s Trading Standards Team were nominated for their work on the first case in Wales looking at a Fulfilment house.

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Staffordshire residents warned about dangerous counterfeit booze

08 July 2016

08.07.16 - RESIDENTS are being reminded of the dangers of dodgy booze during a national safety awareness week.

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ECJ rules that operators of a physical marketplace can be forced to end TM infringements by market-traders

08 July 2016

08.07.16 - a ruling from the Court of Justice in the European Union (CJEU) to place market operators under an obligation as an intermediary to stop the trade in fakes.

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Kyocera cracks down on counterfeit kit

07 July 2016

07.07.16 - The firm seized €10m (£8.5m) worth of counterfeit goods in the whole of last year. But this year, since April alone, the firm has got its hands on fake kit worth €5m – suggesting it is becoming more prevalent in the European channel.

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£1,000 legal bill for Grimsby store owner over haul of counterfeit cigarettes

07 July 2016

07.07.16 - International Foods was visited by Trading Standards officers on November 11 and 27 last year when 35 pouches of tobacco and 3,100 cigarettes were found in a store room behind the counter of the shop.

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ACG Launch 2016 Manifesto

05 July 2016

The ACG Manifesto outlines the calls for action from the government that ACG consider necessary to establish a more effective response to IP crime.

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SOCIAL MEDIA COUNTERFEITING OPERATION EXPANDS ACROSS BORDERS

05 July 2016

05.07.16 - Biggest and longest enforcement action against counterfeiting and piracy on social media rolled out across Scotland and Eire.

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