News in brief

Officials in EU and USA target fakes and gray market imports

May 2019 edition | Customs officials in Germany and the USA stop illegal imports, while investigators in Lithuania crack…

Fraudsters stand trial and new raids in USA, China, and Europe

April 2019 edition | In Germany, a seller of counterfeits gets away unpunished, while in the USA a man…

Fake machine parts, audio equipment, and perfumes seized

March 2019 edition | In Austria, customs officials seize 1.5 tons of counterfeit roller bearings. Chinese investigators crack down…

Latest raids yield counterfeits worth millions

February 2019 edition | In several actions, officials have now removed fake goods worth millions of euros from circulation,…

Toyota, Apple, Dyson: Thousands of fakes seized

January 2019 edition | Irish investigators withdraw numerous counterfeit car parts from circulation; South Korean police secure counterfeit electrical…

Car parts, fashion, online shops – recent enforcements

November 2018 edition | US custom agents intercept fake car parts worth millions, and officials in Leipzig stop tens…

Customs intercept tens of thousands of counterfeits

October 2018 edition | The journey of numerous counterfeit car parts ends with customs investigators in France; there, the…

Toys, alcohol, and sneakers – counterfeit seizures at a glance

August 2018 edition | Customs in Frankfurt confiscate large quantities of fake Lego figures, while investigators in Lithuania bust…

Huge haul in Texas, Amazon’s promise, and the smell of fake...

July 2018 edition | In Texas, officials have achieved a spectacular success; authorities in Germany and Spain also report…

Piracy boutiques, fake medications and illegal imports

June 2018 edition | News in brief: In Frankfurt, authorities investigate businesses in prime locations. Spain raids factories for…