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A Bitter Pill to Swallow: The Pervasive Problem of Fake Pharmaceuticals in India

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Thursday, Dec 13, 2018

The Indian pharmaceutical market is inundated with counterfeits, which replace important active ingredients with dangerous, toxic replacement chemicals, and have been spreading to the rest of the world.

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The ultimate guide to brand protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018

The Red Points guide to brand protection, including intellectual property definitions, forms of brand abuse facing brands, actionable tips for brands looking to stay protected, and more. 

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The dangerous, toxic ingredients found in counterfeit cosmetics

Posted by Joel Mackey on Thursday, Dec 6, 2018

It's the holiday season and cosmetics consumers are on the hunt to find a deal out there. Unfortunately, bargain prices and deals that seem too good to be true often bring the possibility of fraudulent, and dangerous, counterfeit products with them. 

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Intellectual property infringements - the types of online brand abuse to look out for

Posted by Ryan Williams on Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018

This article takes a look at the definitions for different intellectual property infringements that brands may be suffering from, and explains them in a way every brand can understand. 

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Beauty and the Beast: Protecting Small-scale Luxury Cosmetics Brands’ IP from Counterfeiters and Competitors

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Friday, Nov 30, 2018

Small-scale luxury cosmetics producers are often faced with a plethora of confusing options when it comes to protecting their intellectual property - Red Points lays out the options.

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Traditional vs modern brand protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018

Red Points compares the drawbacks of using a manual process against an automated process and explains the process required to protect a brand legally and comprehensively.

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Why was my listing, content or social media post removed?

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Nov 23, 2018

If you received a notice or takedown request, we understand you might have questions or remarks about them. This article explains why Red Points removes certain online content.

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Watch out for fakes this black friday

Posted by Gordon Mcconnell on Monday, Nov 19, 2018

Counterfeits masquerading as discount deals on ecommerce sites continue to trouble shoppers and businesses.

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Millennials' risky shopping habits on Black Friday

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Nov 16, 2018

Millennials’ risky shopping behavior online puts them, and authentic brands, at risk during Black Friday.

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How educating your customers stops counterfeits

Posted by Ryan Williams on Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018

Encouraging your customers to avoid counterfeits, and teaching them how to spot fakes, is an important part of brand protection.

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