24 September 2019
A racer in the US has illustrated in the most graphic terms what fake gear – in this case, his racing harness – can result in. After a brake failure, the driver hits a barrier head on in his Mustang, resulting in a catastrophic failure of his harness.
19 July 2019
The court heard how she used Facebook to advertise hooky Vivienne Westwood, Hugo Boss, and Michael Kors gear.
15 July 2019
A woman from Bolton has been jailed – and her husband and mother given suspended prison sentences – for selling illegal cigarettes.
09 July 2019
So when is the Government going to take action against Amazon, Ebay, Facebook etc. who are daily allowing their sellers to sell unsafe, recalled, fake and non-compliant electrical goods to the public? We need action, and we need it fast!
02 July 2019
Ford, of Market Place in Louth, was informed by trading standards that the items he was selling on Facebook were counterfeit but he continued to sell the goods.
12 June 2019
As well as the weapons, a quantity of Class B drugs, counterfeit clothing and DVDs, approximately £13,000 in cash, phones, tablets, documentation, over 7000 illicit cigarettes and a quantity of hand-rolling tobacco were also seized.
06 June 2019
This represents €192 per citizen per annum, according to the report.
04 June 2019
The impact of counterfeiting and piracy is predicted to drain cash from the global economy and put jobs at risk.
08 May 2019
More than 40 experts from enforcement, government agencies and brands attended ACG’s workshop...
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.