Genuine Fakes

Genuine Fakes

We’ve probably all done it at some point.  You’re on holiday and there is some guy selling fake watches and handbags at the side of the road; or you’re desperate for the latest Ray Ban sunglasses and have come across a site offering them for amazing prices. You think,...
You’ve Been Phished!

You’ve Been Phished!

It is hard to imagine doing any kind of business without using some kind of tech gear these days. It has become so common place, that most people’s handwriting would struggle to compete with a 6-year-olds because we are all so used to tapping on our keyboards or phone...
Too Big to Fail?

Too Big to Fail?

You’re part of one of the biggest brands in the world. It’s a sunny Monday morning and you’re sitting sipping coffee at your desk as you flick through your inbox without a care in the world. Then “ping”, an email drops in from your team highlighting yet another...
Domain names: the essential piece to the IP jigsaw

Domain names: the essential piece to the IP jigsaw

Like a stubborn dog with a bone, I am not ready to drop this topic…not yet anyway! Back in February, you may remember we commented on a trend we had noticed, whereby companies were wanting to reduce their domain portfolios? Well, since then, it has been playing on my...
Fake it until you (don’t) make it!

Fake it until you (don’t) make it!

Why investigation work is integral to tackling the ever-growing threat of counterfeits and online security Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, and it certainly suggests a company’s success, but when it comes to counterfeits, fake goods are costing brands...