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Op-Ed: New numbers don’t lie: counterfeits pose a growing threat

Op-Ed: New numbers don’t lie: counterfeits pose a growing threat

This op-ed was originally posted in The Hill on June 20, 2016. The dangers of counterfeit goods regularly make headlines: bad brakes, knock-off tires, lead-laden children’s toys and fraudulent medicines are just a few of the ways that counterfeit goods have harmed consumers. In addition to the direct dangers counterfeits pose, they undermine legitimate enterprise […]