The spectacular increase in copyright piracy, brand counterfeiting, and passing-off of trademarks and other IP rights of late has had calamitous market repercussions and has forced companies to expend ever more resources on fighting this scourge by all legal means at their disposal.
Customs measures against importation of counterfeit/pirated goods, both nationally in Spain and Community-wide covering the entire European Union.
Market surveillance.Investigations into the import, manufacture, and distribution of counterfeit/pirated goods.
Surveillance/investigations on Internet sales of counterfeit/pirated goods.
Defending the right to dignity, privacy, and one’s own likeness in criminal proceedings.
Defending trade secrets in criminal proceedings.
Filing complaints and liaising with the police and the courts to arrange and carry out raids.Intervening as a private prosecution or defense in criminal proceedings in counterfeiting/piracy matters.
Negotiating out-of-court settlements.
Designing customized counterfeiting/piracy programmes.