15 October 2018
he case is the latest success for Derbyshire County Council’s trading standards team which brought the prosecutions following raids at Eight til Eight on Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, run by Khalil Omar Ali Daloyi.
12 October 2018
Drugs and stolen items were also seized during a number of raids.
12 October 2018
The counterfeit goods trade is a trillion-pound business fuelled by the insatiable demand for branded products. Intellectual property (IP) crime has a devastating effect on communities where people often work in appalling conditions and earn a pittance producing fake goods.
11 October 2018
Burnley magistrates heard 30-year-old Shakeel Razzaq regularly sold counterfeit goods from his home in Smith Street, Nelson.
10 October 2018
Councillor Margaret Mullane, cabinet member for enforcement, said: “Selling illegal and counterfeit cigarettes is not a victimless crime, and we are determined to prevent these dangerous items from being sold in our borough...
05 October 2018
COUNTERFEIT goods have become the scourge of businesses and law enforcement and now Royal Mail and the Vue Cinema Group have become the first businesses to be recognised for their efforts in tackling trade in them.
ACG represents more than 3,000 brands affected by this influx of fakes into the UK and delivers an international network of information, advice and contacts on all aspects of IP protection. Working with Government and law enforcement agencies since 1980, ACG is focused on providing an effective and sustained response to counterfeiting.
Membership with the ACG is the best way to work with government and enforcement bodies to protect your brand. Our Roadshows and training days help you reach out to police, trading standards and border force officers and tell them about your genuine products.