Tag: online retail fraud


Counterfeit Goods and Trademark Enforcement

Counterfeit Goods and Trademark Enforcement

According to statistics from the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC), the total value of intellectual property (IP) rights-related seizures was about $1.22 billion in 2014. Leading IP abuse investigators predicted that the estimated value of cross-border trade in counterfeit goods and pirated physical products would reach nearly $1.77 trillion in 2015,   Read More


Large Online Retail Fraud Operation Busted in Florida

Large Online Retail Fraud Operation Busted in Florida

State authorities in Florida recently shut down an online retail fraud ring linked to a man’s eBay store where he and others allegedly sold more than $100,000 in stolen vacuum cleaners, beauty supplies and other items.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement states that an investigation into the activities of Charles   Read More


Ecommerce fraud concerns declining among retailers

Many merchants underestimate the increased importance of security in e-business
Boise, USA/London, UK – 18/05/2015 – More retailers are enjoying the benefits of mobile commerce – but many are not yet doing enough to counteract the ecommerce fraud risks that come with this opportunity, a new study suggests.
 
The third-annual Mobile Payments & Fraud: 2015 Report,   Read More


Trademark Enforcement

Trademark Enforcement

In the early part of November 2002, we received a call from an informant indicating she had information on counterfeit Tiffany & Co. merchandise sold at “home parties” in a suburb of a major city in Ohio. The caller claimed that one woman organized the parties and made a large   Read More