Product piracy/border seizure

The damage that a business can suffer through trade with counterfeit goods is enormous. As a result of product piracy the sales of the original products are reduced and the turnover is diminished. If the quality of the counterfeit is poor, even the reputation of the original can be damaged. We have many years experience in this area and can develop a strategy with you to solve your individual problem. Our work in this area comprises in detail:

Our areas

  • Analysis of the actual state and preparation of an adequate strategy for countering product piracy
  • Monitoring online trading platforms, social media and webstores with a view to product counterfeits, trademark misuse and utilization of reputation
  • Monitoring at trade fairs including interlocutory injunctions
  • Proceeding against product pirates in the typical countries of manufacture, conducting cases worldwide
  • Filing of property rights at the customs authorities, national and worldwide support of the complete process of border seizure as far as monitoring the destruction of the infringing products


Patentanwälte • Rechtsanwälte
Sohnckestrasse 12
D-81479 Munich

+49 89 69 39 210


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