Knockoff Report™ #607

Wall Street Journal: Counterfeiting is the Biggest Transnational Crime

Counterfeit Prom Dress Warning Issued

Drug Dealers Thought They Were Selling Heroin, Were Actually Slinging Knockoff Fentanyl

Clampdown on Counterfeit Drugs Sees 40 New Engineering Jobs Created

Trump Takes on Counterfeiting with Executive Order

Dallas BBB Warns Of Websites Selling Counterfeit Gear

Alibaba’s Response to Counterfeit Goods Claims

Coty Argues For Brand Protection, Not a Restriction of Online Sales

California CEO Pleads Guilty in Houston to Trafficking in Counterfeit Labels and Packaging

Counterfeit Tobacco and Cigarettes Sold on Facebook

Artificial Sweetener Maker Splenda Sues IHOP and Applebee’s for Using ‘Cheap Chinese Knockoff While Making Customers Think it’s the Real Thing’

Why Canada is a Haven for Knockoff Goods

G Pen Maker Awarded $47m in Counterfeit Case

Centre County Man Pleads to Felony Trademark Counterfeiting

Man Pleads Guilty After Found in Possession of $10K Worth of Counterfeit Goods

One in Five Mobile Phones Sold Across Borders is a Fake

Dubai Seizes More Than 3m Counterfeit Goods in Four Raids

Police Seize $75K in Counterfeit Prescription Drugs in Cambridge

SKF India Seizes Fake Bearings Worth Rs 50 lakh

R18m Worth Counterfeit Goods, Stolen Cars, Illegal Firearms Seized

Amazon Seller Wins $6.8M in Suit Over Knockoff Fitness Gear

Knockoff Report™ #606

Amazon’s Counterfeit Goods Problem Growing – Here’s How to Fight Back

IACC President Testifies Before Italian Parliamentary Committee on Counterfeiting

Alibaba to Explore Blockchain in Fight Against Counterfeit Food

Large Amount Of Consumer Tech Is Counterfeit, OECD Report Finds

President Nominates Intellectual Property Advocate as Trade Rep

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Uses Social Media to Call Out Counterfeit Memorabilia

This Girl Accidentally Bought a Counterfeit Urban Decay Palette on Groupon

Pill Presses for Counterfeit Drugs Seized in Record Numbers

Secrets of Drug Traffickers’ Counterfeit Drugs

32 Deaths in Metro Phoenix Attributed to Counterfeit OxyContin Pills

Member Of Atlanta Counterfeit CD & DVD Ring Gets Five Years

Jewelers Arrested, $31 Million In Counterfeit Goods Seized

3 Million Pieces of Counterfeit Goods Seized in Dubai

U.S. Customs Seize 40,000 Counterfeit Condoms in Puerto Rico

I-95 Speeder Found with Cocaine, Gun and Counterfeit Items, Nash Co. Deputies Say

Nearly 100,000 Counterfeit Car Parts Seized in 31 Raids Last Year

Facebook Trader Avoids Jail Over Counterfeit Goods

CBP Officers: $15,000 in Counterfeit Earbuds, Adapters Seized at Peace Bridge

Mercedes Seized 1.6 Million Counterfeit Parts Last Year

FOX 29 Investigates: Counterfeit High-end Sneakers

Traffic Stop Leads to Investigation of Designer Knockoffs, Fake Merchandise in Oklahoma City

Thousands of Counterfeit ‘Timberland’ Shoes Destroyed Under Court Order

Make it a Crime to Buy Fake Goods, Police Say

Indian-Origin Woman Convicted in UK for role in Counterfeit Clothing Racket

See Inside Leicester Fake Clothing Factory Where Counterfeit Adidas and Superdry Goods Were Made

Warriors Treat Mom, Young Son Who Were Burned By Counterfeit Tickets

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Knockoff Report™ #605

US Must Bolster Fight with China Over Intellectual Property Rights

FBI Warning About Dangerous Levels of Bacteria From Urine in Counterfeit Cosmetics

Counterfeit Hoverboard Battery Could Cost Amazon $30 Million

Department Of Homeland Security Offers Tips To Avoid Buying Counterfeit Merchandise

Alibaba-backed Indian Marketplace Paytm Mall Lacks Dedicated IP Infringement Teporting Mechanism; Brand Owners Urged to Push for Change (feat. Rob Holmes)

Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Calls on China to Jail Counterfeit Sellers

Fort Myers Man Found Guilty of Selling Counterfeit DVDs Made in China

Jericho Man Nabbed for $1M in Counterfeit Jackets

Cranston Police Seize Counterfeit Goods During Raid

OC Developer Ordered To Pay $450,000 For Alleged Art Knockoffs, Court Rules

See the Huge Haul of Counterfeit Cigarettes Seized During a Council Operation

Owner of Codman Square Store Charged With Selling Counterfeit Phones, Clothing

Counterfeit BMW, Jaguar, Volkswagen and Ford Car Badges – Man Given Suspended Prison Sentence

Police Set for Farm Visits as Counterfeit Pesticide Drive is Stepped Up

DED Closes Down 8,894 Social Network Accounts for Peddling Counterfeits

Suspended Sentence for Man with Illegal Haul of Counterfeit Cigarettes and Tobacco

Customs Agents Sequester PHP200M Counterfeit Apparels in Pasay

St. John Police Discover Juveniles with Thousands in Counterfeit Cash

Moose Knuckles Awarded $52 Million in Counterfeit Parka Lawsuit

Britain Faces £1.7billion Fine from EU Over Counterfeit Goods in Move that Risks Souring Brexit Negotiations

Chelsea Man Charged for Selling Counterfeit iPhone Components

Taiwan FDA Seeks Crestor Recall After Counterfeit Finds

Dubai Launches e-Trader Licences in Fight Against Fake Goods Sold via Social Networks

Ivorian Authorities Have Burnt 50 Tonnes of Counterfeit Medicine

Specialized Counterfeit Handlebars Test

Knockoff Report™ #604

Customs Seizes $2 Million Worth of ‘Counterfeit’ Glock Mags

Officials Warn of Rising Deaths in Ottawa from Counterfeit Drugs

Megadowner: ‘Kim Dotcom May be Extradited to US Amid Intellectual Property Rights War’

Counterfeit Cosmetics Seizure in China Worth Over $120 Million

How Will Trump Handle Intellectual Property Disputes With China?

Chanel Alleges Amazon Sellers Offer Counterfeit Products

Colourmix Retailer fined Over Counterfeit Bioderma Make-up Remover

Kenya Says New System to Fight Counterfeit Phones, Not to Monitor Users

LA Busines Makin Bacon Facing Ruin From Chinese Knockoffs Sold on Amazon

Derry Bar Fined for Selling Counterfeit Vodka

Sharjah Economic Development Department Seizes 17,800 Counterfeit Products

Rubin Museum of Art co-chair Claims Couple Conned her Into Paying $18M for Knockoffs of Ancient Indian Jewelry

UNC Warns Fans of Counterfeit Tickets

Counterfeit Pesticides Damage EU Economy

Cambodian Vendors Scatter as Thailand Cracks on Knockoffs

Knockoff Report™ #603

knockoff-report-603-toyotas-turned-into-fake-ferraris-by-counterfeit-luxury-car-ringToyotas Turned Into Fake Ferraris by Counterfeit Luxury Car Ring

Alibaba Says IP Agencies Are Filing False Counterfeiting Complaints Against Its Sites

Counterfeit Goods Are a $460 Billion Industry, and Most Are Bought and Sold Online

Should eBay Be Doing More to Stop Sales of Fakes?

LG Cracks Down on Counterfeit Headsets, Wins $168MM

‘Cash Me Ousside’ Girl Is Selling $65 Knockoff Sweatshirts

BMW of North America LLC Alleges eBay Seller is Offering Counterfeit Parts

Kate Bosworth is Wearing ‘Counterfeit’ Calvin Klein to NYFW

Counterfeit Pills Carry Overdose Risk, Police, Health Officials Warn

With New Orleans Set to Host NBA All-Star Game 2017, Officials Urge Fans to Beware Counterfeit Merchandise

Fake Autographs? Not on Ezekiel Elliott’s Watch

Joshua Dobbs Shuts Down Counterfeit Autograph On Twitter

$77,000 of Counterfeit Clothing Seized From Halifax County Business

knockoff-report-603-counterfeit-2015-u-s-love-stamps-have-been-discoveredCounterfeit 2015 U.S. Love Stamps Have Been Discovered

Counterfeit Pesticides are Substantial Blow to Economy: Infiniti Research

Husband and Wife Fined for Selling Counterfeit Cigarettes From Shops in Shelton and Hanley

Qatar: Counterfeit Jewellery Seals Seized

Northampton, UK: £35,000 of Counterfeit Goods Seized

Mobile Phones Top List of Counterfeit Goods Seized in Dubai

Website Lets Oz Consumers Report Knockoff Car Parts

Huge Counterfeit Cigarette Haul Seized in Dublin

UK: Firm that Flooded Blackpool with Counterfeit Toys is Found Guilty

Counterfeit Cosmetics Seized in New Zealand

Shenyang Shopping Mall Celebrates Valentine’s Day with Knockoff Victoria’s Secret Show

Revenue Officers and Gardaí Seize Almost €12k of Cigarettes and Counterfeit Vodka

New Chip to Fight Counterfeit Smartphone Chargers

Crackdown on Counterfeit Cotton in Egypt Catalyses Crop Cultivation

Knockoff Report™ #602

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Entrepreneur Earns $350K With Kickstarter Knockoffs

Toll of Counterfeiting and Piracy Predicted to Top $2.3 Trillion as Call Made for Governments to do More

Counterfeit Sports Gear Is Harder To Stop When Fans Order Directly From China

Stop Foreign Government Attacks On American Intellectual Property

Synopsys Says Ubiquiti Used Software With Counterfeit Keys

Designer Threatening Legal Action Against Kylie Jenner’s Knockoff Jumpsuit

FMCG Loses 30% of its Business Due to Counterfeit Products

New York Art Dealer Avoids Prison for $80 Million Counterfeit Scheme

counterfeit-jergens-lotion-sold-in-retail-locationsCounterfeit Jergens Lotion Sold in Retail Locations

5 Year Old Victim of Counterfeit Tickets Will go to Disneyland After All

Houston PD, NFL, Federal Agents Disrupt Counterfeit Rings

Thousands of Dollars’ Worth of Counterfeit Gear Seized From Atlanta Mall

Super Bust: Feds Seized $20M in Counterfeit Super Bowl Merch

Counterfeit Patriots Items Seized From Popular Apparel Company ‘Chowdaheadz’

Govt Destroyed Tk 170M Counterfeit Medicines in 2016

R700 000 in Counterfeit Goods Seized in Tzaneen Raid

Airsoft Company Busted for Counterfeit Products!?!? | Airsoftology Q&A Show

Knockoff Report™ #601: The Alibaba Edition

Knockoff Report™ #569 BABA, Bikes, Shoes and the Pope - Alibaba Hears It From U.S. Clothing Group About Counterfeit GoodsAlibaba Sues Sellers of Counterfeit Goods for the First Time after it was Blacklisted by the US

Alibaba Teams up with Samsung, Louis Vuitton and Other Brands to Fight Counterfeit Goods

Alibaba’s Counterfeit Woes Won’t Stop any Time Soon

Counterfeiting to Grow by 3 Per Cent a Year

Is Your Montblanc Fake? German Luxury Product Giant Wins Case Against Counterfeit Montblanc Products Sold on a Local Shopping Website

How to Tell if You’re Buying a Counterfeit Product and Why You Should Consider a Fixer-Upper When Buying a Home

Ebay Is Finally Doing Something About Counterfeit Goods

Amazon Is Losing To Chinese Counterfeiters Because Their HR Strategy Is Broken

Gucci Alleges Online Sellers are Marketing Counterfeit Goods

Counterfeiting to Grow by 3 Per Cent a Year

How to Tell if You’re Buying a Counterfeit Product and Why You Should Consider a Fixer-Upper When Buying a Home

Las Vegas Man Involved in International Counterfeit Contact Lens Scheme is Sentenced to Prison

Police Issue Warning Over Counterfeit Gold Bars Being Sold in Edmonton

Customs Agents Seize Record Number of Counterfeit Items

opioidCounterfeit Prescription Drug Found in Alaska Contained Fentanyl

Cops Stub out Limpopo Counterfeit Cigarette Operation

Puerto Rico Authorities Seize Counterfeit Luxury Watches

With Playoff Game Looming, Falcons Warn of Counterfeit Tickets

Cubs Introduce Preventive Measures to Block Counterfeit Tickets

Theme Park Crime: Counterfeiters Prefer Disneyland; Shoplifters Like Universal Studios Hollywood

Spyderco Knife Maker Sues Kittery Trading Post

Waging War on Counterfeit Drugs

Chinese Authorities Warn Counterfeit Nestle, Knorr Products May be Toxic

China to Strengthen Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

Chinese Counterfeit of Popular Nightclub Zouk is Fooling Even Guest DJs Who Can’t Tell it’s Fake

CBP Seizes $1.1 Million in Counterfeit Electronics in Joint Operation With Hong Kong Customs

ITC To Look Into Chinese Knockoff Arrowhead Claims

Man Arrested for Allegedly Pawning Counterfeit Rolex Watches in Singapore

China: Mad About (TV Show) Knockoffs

Counterfeit Magic Card Fails Light Test But Passes Rip Test

Knockoff Report™ #600

More Than 99% of Counterfeit iPhone Chargers Fail Basic Safety Tests

Can Consumers Be Scared Into Not Buying Counterfeit Goods?

Mobsters Ran a Fake U.S. Embassy in Ghana for 10 years, Flying the Flag and Issuing Visas

Amazon Is Being Sued for Selling Counterfeit Snuggies

Food Industry ‘$49bn Opportunity’ for Fraudsters

Facebook Live Targeted in Crackdown on Trading in Counterfeit Goods

8 Convicted In San Jose Court For Selling Counterfeit Energy Drinks

Toronto Police Seize $2.5 Million in Counterfeit Goods as Holiday Season Starts

NYPD Busts $8 Million Counterfeit Phone Scheme

Police Arrest Connecticut Man in Fake Concert Ticket Probe

barnyard-flea-marketAugusta Flea Market Vendors Shocked by $3 Million Counterfeit Bust

North Providence Man Charged with Selling Counterfeit Clothes

Utah Man Pleads Not Guilty to Using Powerful Opioid to Make Counterfeit Pain Pills

Counterfeit Designer Items Worth $1M Found in Crossville, Tennessee

Reports of Counterfeit Cosmetics Being Sold in Durham

Spanish Police Arrest 71 People, Seize Counterfeit Goods

Counterfeit Products Cost Malta €43 Million in Losses Every Year

Gardaí Seize Lots of Counterfeit Goods in Christmas Crackdown

More Than £1.5 Million of Counterfeit Goods Seized at East Midlands Airport

P4.5-M in Fake Cosmetics Seized in Quiapo, Malabon

Fake Items Worth More than Half a Million Pounds Seized at Stansted Airport

What You Should Know About Counterfeit Parts

Knockoff Report™ #599

susppect courterfeit watchesCounterfeiting Trade Settles Into a New York Standby: Self-Storage Units

How to Spot Counterfeit Goods This Holiday Shopping Season

Potentially Dangerous Counterfeit Toys Smuggled into United States

L’Oréal to Fight California Firm’s ‘Knockoff’ Lawsuit

The Pentagon Uses Plant DNA to Catch Counterfeit Parts

Amazon Is Turning Up The Heat On Counterfeit Products

5,000 Bags of Counterfeit Rice Seized by Singapore Customs

Police Warn of Potentially Fatal Counterfeit Pills in Circulation

C
1044731ounterfeit Alcohol Can Cause ‘Breathing Difficulties, Liver Damage and Blindness’, Revenue Warns

Long Islanders Charged with Selling Counterfeit Designer Goods, Police Say

NV Attorney General Warns of Counterfeit Retails Apps Ahead of Big Shopping Days

Fakin’ It?: What Are You Really Buying When You Opt for Bargain Goods?

Spotting Counterfeit Toys

New Hotline Launched to Help Tackle Sale of Counterfeit Tobacco and Alcohol in Halton

Lao National Busted with 1,500 Counterfeit Notes in Bangkok

Knockoff Report™ #598

knockoff-report-598-splenda-owner-sues-dunkin-donuts-over-knockoff-sweetenerSplenda Owner Sues Dunkin’ Donuts Over Knockoff Sweetener

Amazon Takes Counterfeit Sellers to Court for First Time

Don’t Copy Me, Bro: How Tech Innovators Can Knock Out Knockoffs

Smart Batteries Offer Charge Indicators and Counterfeit Protection

Steelers Fans Duped: Increase of Counterfeit Tickets Sold Against Cowboys

Counterfeit Products Hurt The Consumer And The Economy

Brothers Accused of Selling Counterfeit Denver Broncos Merchandise Get Probation

On Your Side: Beware of Counterfeit Items Showing up on Social Media

Don’t Get Faked Out With Counterfeit Cubs Collectibles, FBI Warns

Beware of Fake Apps Selling Counterfeit Items

Knockoff Report™ #598 - Battle of Bobbleheads! Companies Clash Over Competing Wobbling Figures of Hillary Clinton in Prison StripesBattle of Bobbleheads! Companies Clash Over Competing Wobbling Figures of Hillary Clinton in Prison Stripes

5 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Knockoff Makeup

Rare Look Inside FDLE Crime Lab Tracking Deadly, Counterfeit Pills

Groupon at Center of Fake Goods Scandal as Probe Reveals Sale of Dodgy Designer Gear

Counterfeit Goods Seized in Probe Into Secret Facebook Group

White Hall (Arkansas) Police Seized More Than 2,000 Counterfeit DVD’s, Arrest Two

Blair County (Pennsylvania) Business Has Counterfeit Items Seized, Claims Ignorance

DuPont Issues Warning About Counterfeit Resin in China

Peru Man Charged in Paris with Aggravated Trafficking, Furnishing Counterfeit Drugs

NBI Seizes P2.4M Worth of Counterfeit Socks

Murang’a (Kenya) Leaders Issue Stern Warning to Makers of Counterfeit Alcohol

Deadly Counterfeit Opioid Pills Fooling Experts, Killing Californians

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