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Dangerous Fakes

U.S. Chamber Praises New White House Report Highlighting Need for IP Enforcement and Awareness

U.S. Chamber Praises New White House Report Highlighting Need for IP Enforcement and Awareness

WASHINGTON, D.C. — David Hirschmann, president & CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center, today released the following statement on the Obama administration’s 2016 Joint Strategic Plan (JSP) on Intellectual Property Enforcement: “We thank U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC) Daniel Marti and his dedicated team for their tireless work. This […]

Score Cyber Deals, Not Counterfeit Dangers

Score Cyber Deals, Not Counterfeit Dangers

This article was originally published in Above the Fold on November 18, 2016. Americans are increasingly taking to the web to check items off their gift lists, and this holiday season is no exception. Morning Consult recently conducted a poll showing that 60% of online shoppers will purchase clothing, electronics, personal care products and luxury goods for the holiday […]

Support America’s Pastime, not Anti-American Counterfeits

Support America’s Pastime, not Anti-American Counterfeits

Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack®…and a t-shirt, a ball cap, and a pair of tickets to Game 6 of the World Series®. Whether in the stands at iconic Wrigley Field® or Progressive Field® , or at home on our couches, the world is watching as this year’s best-of-seven showdown takes place between the […]

Back-to-School Shoppers Beware: Counterfeit Goods on the Rise

Back-to-School Shoppers Beware: Counterfeit Goods on the Rise

The back-to-school shopping season represents one of the busiest times of the year for retailers. As students of all ages prepare to return to the classroom, millions will hit their local malls and scour the web for the best deals on everything from electronics to clothing to basic school supplies. But one thing you won’t […]

Prince Death Highlights Dangerous Fakes

Prince Death Highlights Dangerous Fakes

New questions are swirling around the untimely death of pop icon Prince and the potential use of counterfeit drugs. And while we may never know the full story, it brings new light to the problem of fake medicines. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Drug Enforcement Administration, fentanyl is 50-100 […]