|17 March 2011|
|As a regular item in NeedToKnow: Trade Marks, we will highlight one recent news item that has caught our attention. |
In this issue, a report by the Office of the United States Trade Representative has found that global piracy and counterfeiting continue to thrive, assisted by markets (both ‘bricks & mortar’ and online) which continue to blatantly sell the goods. The report has identified the worst offenders in its “Notorious Markets List”. Click here to read the report and see the list. The Report encourages IP owners to use the information contained in the List to pursue legal action where appropriate.
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