Knock-Offs Just Won't Quit

Felgner, Brent
November 2005
Home Textiles Today;11/28/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the counterfeiting problems faced by the U.S. Customs official. Years ago, U.S. customs warehouse in Long Beach, California was piled high with counterfeit goods that had been interdicted at the nearby ports of entry. Because of these, intellectual property rights experts offered a patchwork of solutions ranging from aggressive registration and recordation of copyrights and trademarks, to aggressive enforcement and continuous training of government officials and Customs officers.


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