domain-name-http- www.jpgIPNews® – 132 domain names were seized yesterday by US and European Government Officials. 

The Cyber Monday crackdown has been growing since its inception in 2010 and targets websites that attempt to con consumers into buying counterfeit goods.  Though most of the websites are based overseas, two Southern California-based websites were also seized.

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flag.jpgSan Diego – A recent study by the United States International Trade Commission has revealed that intellectual property infringement by China is costing the U.S. more than one million jobs.  Despite stricter Chinese laws in the areas of trademarks, copyrights, and patents, China continues  to be a haven for counterfeiters and pirates.

The Trade Commission