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 Insights on Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Solutions

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Licensing 2019:  Up Sales, Up Demand, Up Counterfeiting

IACC & INTA 2019: Combatting Counterfeits in the 21st Century - A Week in Review

The Proliferation of Illicit Tobacco Products

Hey Google… How have CES and OpSec changed over the past 7 years?

Brand Licensing Europe – More than just Licensors and Licensees

What's Blockchain Have to Do with Brand Protection?

Why Brand Protection should be a part of your Corporate Social Responsibility

"The Report of My Death Was an Exaggeration" - Mark Twain... and Holography

Counterfeiters Want to Abolish ICE Too

Filtering Out Fakes

Have you ever experienced this when buying on Amazon?

Cyber Monday sales (and brand exposure) hit record high

Playboy Lives On

What’s all the hype over the Dark Web?

EpiPen Sticker Shock Could Leave Consumers Paying a Dangerous Price

This Back-to-School Beware of Social Media Shopping Scams

It Takes a Team to Tackle Counterfeits

Brand Protection During Prom Season

Putting Your Best Foot Forward to Protect Your Brand

Are you sure that's actually extra virgin olive oil?

Tis the Season to be Counterfeited

Whitepaper Excerpt: Counterfeit Vices – The Toll They Take on Health & Revenues

RBA finds counterfeiting is always a problem, even when it isn't

Man indicted for selling fake pills from China, India

Making MAGIC... and Protecting It.

A wrinkle in the authenticity of Botox products

Dark web counterfeit coupon kingpin caught by the FBI

Surgeons and hospitals accused of using counterfeit spinal hardware

Fake oxycontin leads to a number of overdoses in Canada

Counterfeit cosmetics costing businesses and killing jobs

Keeping it real: 2014 counterfeit seizure statistics released

Etsy finds how badly counterfeits can hurt business

Chinese consumers want authentic products

Uphold Your Identity

Counterfeit handbags still ubiquitous

Counterfeit DVDs and CDs still an issue

Counterfeiters likely to crack into the NCAA's seasonal windfall of cash

With fake SD cards around, your memory is fading faster than you think

Counterfeiters will target anything, even toys

Counterfeiting news roundup: Feb. 2015

Counterfeit Cialis and questions of counterfeit drugs

NFL fans warned about counterfeit Super Bowl merchandise

Tor, the Deep Web and Bitcoin: New technology used to sell fakes

Counterfeiting news roundup: Jan. 2015

Counterfeits Using All Consumer Channels for the Holidays

Is Your Licensed Brand “Big Enough” for a Brand Protection Program?

5 Things Counterfeiters Do

Consumer Engagement: What Brands Need to Know

Why Licensors Should Adopt a Brand Protection Program

Will a MAP help you find your way? – Part Two

Will a MAP Help You Find Your Way? - Part One

May the Deal be With You: Licensing Expo 2014

Faux Real: What Luxury Brands Need to Know

Gifts for Dads and Grads: Most Counterfeited Tech Gadgets

Supply Chain Security

Better Digital Solutions are Pushing the Boundaries for Brand Protection

An Open Door for Killer Counterfeits

How Valuable Is Your Brand?

Enforcement Against Counterfeiters

Emerging Transaction Card Technologies: EMV

Suspicious Behavior Indicators to Identify Suspect Listings on E-Commerce Sites

10 Warning Signs Your Brand is at Risk

Prada or Prado? How Luxury Brands Can Fight Counterfeits

The Increasing Sophistication of Counterfeiters

Sideline Counterfeit Athletic Footwear

Mobile Authentication for Governments

Consumers Help Us Fight Counterfeiters

3D printing – the new challenge in anti-counterfeiting

Set Your Company up to Fight Fakes

The IPR status around the world

Why Entertainment Licensing is The Toughest Gig in Show Business

Emerging Technologies in Transaction Card Security

Can Mobile Phones Fight Counterfeiting

How a Hangtag can Save Your Sports League’s Gear

Can Mobile Phones and Transaction Cards Co-Exist?

FDA Cracks Down on Sites Selling Counterfeit Drugs

SMS Audio™ Turns up the Volume on its Fight Against Counterfeiting with OpSec Security, Inc.

Outdoor Gear: An End-of-Summer Snapshot

Klipsch Joins Forces with OpSec Security to Combat Counterfeiting

It's World Anti-Counterfeiting Day: Do you know where your drugs come from?

Black Market Trade in Tickets for Euro 2012 in Full Swing

Avastin Scandal Throws a Spotlight on Trade-Activity Monitoring

Press Release: Counterfeit Tablets Crowd Market as CES 2012 Kicks Off

Logical Next Step: Fake Luxury-Brand Shopping Bags



How to Report Counterfeits

Commentary: The High Price of Counterfeits

Press Release: OpSec Security Selected by Canada Goose to Put Counterfeiters on Ice

Commentary: The NBA Scores Big Against Counterfeiters

OpSec Security Exposes Emerging Schemes by Rogue Internet Pharmacies

COMMENTARY: Finding Common Ground for the Rogue Sites Bill

COMMENTARY: The Truth about Counterfeit Luxury Goods

Commentary: Is Your Sports Memorabilia Authentic?

Commentary: OpSec Participates in Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Press Conference

Press Release: Harman Becker Partners With OpSec Security for Optimization of Online Sales Channels

Press Release: Microsoft and OpSec Security uncover pirate copies on auction portals

Press Release: OpSec Study Shows the Effectiveness of Integrating Social Media and E-Commerce Monitoring in Combating Unauthorized and Counterfeit Online Sales

Press Release: NYC & Company Extends Partnership with OpSec Security as Exclusive Global Supplier for Anti-Counterfeiting Program

Press Release: OpSec Security Identifies Alarming Trends in Illicit Bulk Pharmaceuticals and Drugs Online