31.05.2022: VDMA publishes new study on product piracy in mechanical and plant engineering: More than 70% of companies are still affected. more


02.05.2022: German customs authorities publish statistics for 2021. Statistic for the year 2021


March 2022: EUIPO and OECD publish new study on trade in dangerous counterfeits that pose safety, health and environmental risks. more


11.03.2022: Following the EUIPO publication "Economic impact of COVID-19 crisis in IPR-intensive industries" from May 2021, EUIPO releases the study "Economic performance of IPR indicators: December 2021 update" presenting data for the whole year of 2021.


07.03.2022: Joint report released by EUIPO and Europol sees an increase of trade in counterfeit and pirated goods during the pandemic read


17.02.2022: Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) releases "2021 Review of Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy"


17.02.2022: EUIPO publishes new case-law overview on infringement and enforcement of intellectual property rights read