#Gucci defeats counterfeiter at @WIPO https://t.co/aHQyehC63S https://t.co/YvN2Iys9MH
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GENEVA - Gucci has recovered five website domains that were selling counterfeit Gucci products. Some of the domains were gucci-italias.com, guccis-deutschland.com, guccissitoufficiale.com, gucci-wiens.com and sac-guccifr.com.
OTAGO - An art display at Otago Art Society has been mired in controversy. Critics have commented that the art works supposedly by Frances Hodgkins on display are not authentic.
Country / Region: New Zealand
#Art society caught up in authenticity scrap. #NZ @WIPO https://t.co/k1oejK6UPL https://t.co/pnSQnm56jW
LONDON - Counterfeiting and the production of fake fashion lead to illicit profits for lawless elements who exploit the marginalized.
Country / Region: United Kingdom
Fake #Fashion fuels vast illicit profits, sea of human misery #UK @markmonitor https://t.co/rM8rnWDHGK https://t.co/4TieH7vUyc
LOS ANGELES - Art Dealer Eric Spoutz has been sentenced to 41 years in prison after being found guilty of selling dozens of fake artworks worth $1.45 million.
Country / Region: United States
#Art Dealer Eric Spoutz Sentenced to Over Three Years in Prison for Selling Forgeries #US @mikelasusa… https://t.co/PsSjAciKd1
#China’s terracotta army prepares for war - against replicas. #IllicitAntiquities @iprchina https://t.co/7MOwXSYuqu https://t.co/a658OIyPRV
Country / Region: China
BEIJING - China's Terracotta Warrior army are seeing a rise in the number of fakes.
CAIRO - Fake and forged artwork have plagued the Egyptian Modern Art Market.
Country / Region: Egypt
The Rise Of Fake And Forged Works Of Egyptian Modern #Art #EG https://t.co/8RKFJCJz1w https://t.co/jAgGXIjs5M
Michigan #Art Dealer Gets 3-plus Years in Prison for #Forgeries #US @FightTheFakes https://t.co/u39b3LYNWZ
Can the #Art market regulate itself against illicit activity? #CH @STOPPIRACY_CH https://t.co/uDRXIdxyCn https://t.co/jtEYqrzyX3
Country / Region: Switzerland
HOUSTON - $500,000 in fake sports merchandise were seized by the Houston Police Department in 2016. Counterfeit merchandise have been linked to criminal activity. Counterfeit championship rings have been linked to human trafficking, child labor, and drug smuggling.
HPD, NFL, federal agents disrupt counterfeit rings #IllicitJewellery #US @houstonpolice https://t.co/kZm99cphoa https://t.co/JY9YUQ3jrH
#Counterfeit shoe imports reach $1tn a year #Fashion @TheFashionLaw @Illicit_econ https://t.co/IDYqoSFRyR https://t.co/W8a7OxfrZ0
Fashion's High Stakes: The Role of Intellectual Property #IP #Fashion #FightFakes via @TheFashionLaw… https://t.co/INrABaRv7O
Warning: Your online #fashion bargain could be stolen goods #Scams @TheFashionLaw https://t.co/oBX391vs6Q https://t.co/M3SwLLfuUg
2 arrested for selling #counterfeit #luxury goods at Far East Plaza #SG @cacn_news https://t.co/O8nmXpZE9J https://t.co/n5RViuyug2
Country / Region: Singapore
SINGAPORE – More than 900 fake items were seized by officials, including counterfeit Hermes, Louboutin, Valentino, and Yves Saint Laurent products. The items had an estimated street value of S$200,000. Two women were arrested in the operation.
Fake goods seized before sale on social media #Fashion #FightFakes #UK #DarkWeb @FightTheFakes… https://t.co/w5i90xfsMN
#US Government Seized Record Amount of #Counterfeit #Fashion in 2016 @ICEgov @SecuringIndstry @Illicit_Trade… https://t.co/mvC4M0LVql
Alibaba has joined forces with Louis Vuitton and others to fight the $461 billion problem #Luxury #FightFakes… https://t.co/1gYXozKvSR
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