News in brief

Fakes seized in Europe and the USA, China pledges stronger action

April 2020 edition | Austria reports another sharp increase in confiscated counterfeits, while authorities in Germany and the USA…

Actions against fake pharmaceutics and car parts

March 2020 edition | Worldwide, authorities are acting against counterfeit medical products; European authorities are reporting successes too. In…

Actions against organized crime and counterfeiting in Europe

February 2020 edition | Spanish and Dutch authorities achieve remarkable successes against organized crime rings. European officials also scored…

Verdict on fake car parts, custom seizures in Europe, raids in...

January 2020 edition | Volvo Cars gets damages for counterfeit car parts sold online; in Germany and the UK,…

Latest seizures target fake car parts, clothing, and accessories

November 2019 edition | A huge haul of counterfeit automotive parts was seized in the UAE. In parallel, German…

Clothing, films, pharmaceuticals – new actions against counterfeiting

October 2019 edition | Customs authorities in the USA and Germany intercept large quantities of counterfeit clothing, while an…

Massive raids in Europe and new customs successes

July/August 2019 edition | In England and Italy, police authorities secure huge hauls of counterfeits, while customs in Poland…

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…