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NEWS: Customs Bureau Seizes P50M Fake Footwear, Audio Gears

Posted by admin on Jul 5, 2011 12:01:25 PM
The Bureau of Customs yesterday ordered the seizure of some P50 million worth of assorted counterfeit footwear and poor imitations of a popular audio equipment brand.

Customs Commissioner Angelito Alvarez, in a factsheet, said that the attempted smuggling of China-made fake Havainas, Nike and other leading footwear brands as well as Konzert speakers and amplifiers was detected and foiled by the Intellectual Property Rights Division (IPRD) of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service (CIIS).

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Topics: Counterfeiting, Consumer Electronics