IPR and Crime go and in hand
The Intellectual Property Office IP Crime and Enforcement 2018 to 2019 Report has been released, in addition a separate supplement with a sample of IP related case studies from Trading Standards is also included.
The report can be found here
Some amazing facts ...Some 12 million domains were registered last year with some 32,000 domains suspended for illegal activity.
From 2018/19, 32,995 websites have been suspended with an estimated criminal property value of £9m.
1,000 articles were seized in the Isle of Wight and 10,000 articles in Camden. The figures are mind boggling and I urge you to read them!