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...
04 April 2019
As well as being forced to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work, Akinsola who was sentenced on March 29, was told he may be forced to pay a fine of £8630 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.
02 April 2019
The court heard the illegal haul could have sold for around £22,800 and caused a loss to the designer industry of up to £150,000.
02 April 2019
The European Parliament and the Council have reached a provisional agreement on stronger and better enforced consumer protection rules.
01 April 2019
A Teesside Live investigation has uncovered sales on an industrial-scale.
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.