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Fake football jerseys

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Jul 6, 2018

New Red Points research has drawn damning conclusions on the pervasiveness and quality of counterfeit products entering the football jersey market.

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Rogue websites and cybersquatting

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Jul 5, 2018

A negative side of the internet is the multitude of websites set up to act in bad faith. This article explains the different types of rogue sites, and how to fight against them. 

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Why you need Amazon Brand Registry

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Jun 8, 2018

Amazon Brand Registry offers a robust defense against nefarious counterfeiters trying to sneak onto ecommerce sites illegally. Red Points explains why it’s a must-have! 

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The truth behind wargaming recasts

Posted by Ryan Williams on Monday, May 28, 2018

Wherever a product becomes successful, counterfeits and replicas will follow. Wargaming is no exception. The process of counterfeiting these miniatures known as recasting has plagued wargaming companies for decades.

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Alibaba continue anti-counterfeiting efforts

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, May 18, 2018

Alibaba has announced a huge expansion of their anti-counterfeiting program, but the IP-infringing problems on their platform persist.

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How to remove counterfeits from DHgate

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, May 11, 2018

Suffering from counterfeits on DHgate? Red Points has your back with our DHgate counterfeit reporting guide. 

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How to report a counterfeit on Taobao

Posted by Ryan Williams on Saturday, May 5, 2018

Red Points would like to introduce our simple guide on how to report counterfeits listed on Taobao, TMall and TMall Global.

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How to report trademark infringements on Amazon

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018

Your intellectual property is important, so if you’ve found a seller on Amazon who copies your branding, steals your patented designs or sells online counterfeits of your product, then it’s time to act. Follow this simple guide, and Red Points can help you report fakes on Amazon and have them removed from the platform.

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How to report intellectual property infringements on Etsy

Posted by Ryan Williams on Monday, Apr 16, 2018

Has someone stolen your designs? Are they copying your branding, or using your art? These are all common issues that we’re familiar with at Red Points, so we’re here to help.

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How online counterfeiters dodge traditional IP enforcement

Posted by Ryan Williams on Monday, Apr 9, 2018

In the west, we have strong laws designed to defend intellectual property and to protect innovators. But the internet is still littered with counterfeit products. So how is this happening? We’ve identified a number of strategies and loopholes used by counterfeiters to circumvent IP protection.

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