25 March 2021
Phil Lewis, Director General of the Ant-Counterfeiting Group (ACG) was the special guest on this week’s Trademark Now’s podcast which is co-hosted by Gökcen Uzer Cengelci and Craig Bailey.
Episode 9: ‘Online Fights’ from the series ‘Talkin’ Marks’ covers the possible strategies to combat both the act of counterfeiting and the counterfeiters behind it.
The podcast is a perfect forty-minute listen for anyone interested in protecting intellectual property (IP) from infringement. Which highlights the work involved in tracking customs seizures in Africa to monitoring online marketplaces in Asia, brand protection professionals may deal with hundreds of cases simultaneously. This episode gives an insight into the difficulties within brand protection and IP enforcement.
The ‘Online Fights’ episode is available on multiple broadcasting platforms, Castbox, Spotify, deezer and Apple Podcasts.
To listen online visit the Trademark Now website: https://www.trademarknow.com/podcast/online-fights
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.