//CE : Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List

CE : Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List

Date : 14/12/2020 – Source : Commission Européenne – Lien

COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT – Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List

In accordance with the Commission’s Communication “A balanced IP enforcement system responding to today’s societal challenges”, the “Trade for all” Communication, the IP Action Plan and the Strategy for the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in Third Countries the Commission services have prepared this second edition of the Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List (‘the Watch List’). The first edition was published in 2018. The Watch List reflects the results of stakeholder consultations. It lists examples of reported marketplaces or service providers whose operators or owners are allegedly resident outside the EU and which reportedly engage in, facilitate or benefit from counterfeiting and piracy. […]

The aim of this Watch List is to encourage the operators and owners as well as the responsible local enforcement authorities and governments to take the necessary actions and measures to reduce the availability of IPR infringing goods or services on these markets. The Watch List also intends to raise consumer awareness concerning the environmental, product safety and other risks of purchasing from potentially problematic marketplaces. […]

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