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13 June 2018
Some of the most popular e-commerce sites are being misused by ruthless sellers as a platform to exploit online shoppers, exposing them to thousands of substandard, counterfeit and suspected recalled electrical goods.
08 June 2018
Trading Standards officers from across the UK were recognised for their qualification successes at a recent Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) Awards Dinner in Nottingham. The awards dinner was part of ‘The Institute Celebrates Success’ programme designed to allow trading standards graduates to celebrate their collective successes and achievements with their peers.
07 June 2018
The EUIPO has released a new report, compiling research since 2013, to present a comprehensive and updated picture of the scope and impact of IP rights (IPR) infringement in the EU. In particular, it emphasises the value of IP rights for EU economies and firms, the increasing sophistication and diversification of counterfeiters, and the impact of IPR infringement to the EU.
30 May 2018
ACG and its brand members met Tom Duke, UK Intellectual Property (IP) Attaché to China in London last week. ACG brand members were particularly keen to discuss specific issues faced in tackling counterfeits manufactured in China.
25 May 2018
The Liverpool-based discount store accepted it had infringed the label's trademark rights by selling about 2,500 shirts in shops and online.
02 May 2018
People are being urged to be vigilant and avoid buying counterfeit goods if they’re heading to one of Staffordshire’s May bank holiday markets or car boot sales.
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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.