Economy news

Alibaba takes action against hundreds of counterfeiting rings

October 2019 edition | Together with Chinese authorities, Alibaba has already taken successful action against nearly 500 manufacturers of…

Crowd-Shipping – a new gateway for counterfeits?

October 2019 edition | In future, crowd shipping platforms might be used by counterfeiters as a new way to…

English Football League cracks down on counterfeiting

September 2019 edition | In the past season, the English Premier League has seized over 160,000 counterfeit articles in…

Eye-catching new report takes counterfeiting into mass media

September 2019 edition | The well-known German news outlets ARD, NDR, and Die Zeit are currently drawing attention to…

Apple deceived by counterfeit iPhones

April 2019 edition | Two students apparently cheated the technology giant Apple out of hundreds of thousands of euros…

Amazon launches new initiative to fight counterfeits

March 2019 edition | With a new program called Project Zero, Amazon now wants to toughen its actions against…

Security award honors cybersecurity concepts

March 2019 edition | For outstanding achievements in information security, several companies were presented with a security award by…

Shipping company wins in trademark dispute in Singapore

January 2019 edition | Several trademark owners have now failed for the second time in their Singapore lawsuit against…

Google deletes 10 million ads

November 2018 edition | Last year, Google deleted more than 10 million advertisements suspected of infringing intellectual property rights. The…

eBay: Thriving trade in fake graphic cards

October 2018 edition | A current sampling shows the trade with counterfeit graphic cards is booming on eBay. The…