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Latest News - 10/2018

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eBay meet ACG brand members

18 October 2018

The ACG was delighted to host a roundtable meeting with eBay Inc. on Wednesday 17 October. ACG members were keen to discuss brand protection with the e-commerce platform.

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ACG deliver Effective Brand Protection Training

18 October 2018

ACG invited members to a brand protection training event on Wednesday 17 October. Delegates were offered free places and an opportunity to take advantage of this half day training/refresher event.

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Ilkeston shopkeeper and employee sentenced for selling counterfeit tobacco

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.

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EU Customs seizures fall for third year running

12 October 2018

EU Customs’ detentions of articles, suspected of infringing intellectual property rights (IPR) in 2017 were down again for the third year running.

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1000s of counterfeit cigarettes seized in crackdown on crime in Barnsley

12 October 2018

Drugs and stolen items were also seized during a number of raids.

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How Border Force officers protect shoppers by stopping fake goods reaching the high street

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.

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Crawley woman sentenced over counterfeit clothes

11 October 2018

Trading Standards say in a statement that they first became aware of Bryant in April 2017 when they received a complaint that someone was selling counterfeit goods on Facebook under the name Lucy Brown.

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Fraudster who sold counterfeit Nike trainers on eBay ordered to pay back £36,570

11 October 2018

Burnley magistrates heard 30-year-old Shakeel Razzaq regularly sold counterfeit goods from his home in Smith Street, Nelson.

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Fined: Owners of Barking shop caught selling illegal cigarettes

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...

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Businesses recognised for tackling counterfeit goods in Scotland

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.

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About ACG

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.

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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.

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