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How to stop counterfeit products with Customs and Border Protection

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Apr 18, 2019

Brand protection tends to focus on removing products sold online, but knowing how to stop counterfeits crossing the border can provide a huge boost to your strategy.

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Hard facts about software piracy

Posted by Oyewale Damilare on Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019

Online piracy is most commonly associated with films and music. But software piracy is a widespread and often ignored side of the issue, one that brands often struggle to prevent.

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Amazon launches Project Zero, aiming to eliminate counterfeits on its platform

Posted by Red Points on Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019

Amazon recently released its newest product, named Project Zero. This article outlines this new initiative and what it means for brands selling on Amazon.

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Patently Infringing: An Overview of Patent Infringement and Defenses Against it

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Saturday, Apr 6, 2019

Red Points examines what are the requirements of patentability, what patent holders need to show to successfully sue for patent infringement under 35 U.S. Code § 271, and defenses available to the accused in a patent infringement lawsuit.

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How visual data turns IP infringements into business insights

Posted by Vivian Reglá on Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019

This article outlines the competitive advantages and opportunities that any company can obtain by implementing brand protection strategies based on data.

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Growing opportunities for sports brands in China

Posted by Ryan Williams on Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

China is currently seeing a shift in its most popular spectator sports. This is a change clearly driven by western influence and the growth of international sporting events, and is providing a huge opportunity to sporting brands worldwide.

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Red Points at the IACC conference 2019 in Boston

Posted by Red Points on Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Red Points are Platinum Sponsors for the IACC’s 2019 annual Spring Conference in Boston. Read the article for an overview of the event, as well as our interview with IACC.

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The Amazon product listing and content guide for small brands

Posted by Dave Marshall on Friday, Mar 22, 2019

For Amazon sellers, the competition is fierce. You may have found or developed a great product that meets the needs or solves the problems of your target customer, but this only means that your work has just begun.

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The Secret to Success: How to Keep Trade Secrets Safe

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019

Red Points examines what qualifies as trade secrets subject matter in the United States, the elements of trade secrets theft under 18 U.S. Code § 1832 and trade secrets misappropriation claim, and affirmative defenses available against said legal actions.

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What is a MAP policy? Definitions and benefits of minimum advertised pricing

Posted by Gordon Mcconnell on Thursday, Mar 14, 2019

The expansion of ecommerce has made the already competitive consumer goods market even more cutthroat. This is where Minimum Advertised Pricing (MAP) policies come in. But what is a MAP pricing policy, exactly?

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