IP Outreach in Practice > IP Crime


Organizer: UK Intellectual Property Office (UK-IPO)
Country/Territory: United Kingdom
Language: English
Focus: General Counterfeits, General Piracy
Outreach Tools: Website
Target Audience: General Public, Retailers


"The 12 Fake Days of Christmas" series (2017) warning consumers lightheartedly about the dangers of counterfeit Christmas gifts

"The Proceeds of Crime" leaflet (2009), aimed at consumers and traders: seeks to raise consumer and market trader awareness of IP crime as well as warning would-be buyers and traders of counterfeit goods of the real cost – not only in terms of economic damage but also the risks to health and safety

Website content: information on what constitutes IP crime, how to report it and a guide to offences

[Date Added/Updated: Dec 18, 2017]