Intellectual Property

Professional Detectives is experienced in identifying those involved in the supply of counterfeit goods and has conducted numerous investigations involving covert surveillance to identify premises used for storing, supplying and even manufacturing counterfeit products working in conjunction with Trading Standards Officers and the Police.

Counterfeiting is a global issue and similar legislative bodies around the world are also active in trying to combat an area of criminal activity that has grown to epidemic proportions, worth billions of pounds a year to the criminals.

It violates safety issues, national tax revenues, and can seriously damage the profits and reputations of businesses with the possible knock-on effect of also causing large scale unemployment.

Industries for which Intellectual Property infringement can be a major concern:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Clothing and Footwear
  • Tobacco
  • Cosmetics and Perfume