News in brief

Actions in Europe, warning of fake Corona vaccines

November 2020 edition | Just ahead of the Christmas sales, Europol reports the shutdown of tens of thousands of…

New raids and brand protection wins across Germany

Oktober 2020 edition | Authorities in North and South Germany are dealing with several criminal vendors; customs officials in…

Fashion, movies, wine – spectacular strikes against fakes

September 2020 edition | German customs score seizure successes worth millions. Hong Kong’s authorities arrest counterfeiters selling via livestream.…

Fake car parts, illegal food, and a new awareness campaign

July 2020 edition | Italian officials crack down on an automotive counterfeiting ring, while a large-scale operation against counterfeit…

Europe: Spectacular actions against counterfeiting

June 2020 edition | In huge raids, authorities in Greece and Turkey dismantle illegal production sites for perfume counterfeits.…

Medicine, car parts, clothing are in the spotlight of current cases

May 2020 edition | Investigators of EU’s agency OLAF report new successes in the fight against ‘Corona counterfeits’. Italian…

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,…