Run-DMC sues Amazon, Walmart over online counterfeits
The group claims that internet retailers are profiting from fake products.
Pirates swamp online stores with counterfeit music CDs
Big retailers like Amazon can't escape bootleggers.
Amazon is cracking down on counterfeit goods
... apparently by levying a sizeable fee to merchants and requiring loads of proof that the products are legit.
Alibaba announces new system to track and remove fake goods
Now it's easier for brands to stamp out counterfeit products
Photonic Swiss watch engraving might keep counterfeiters at bay
It'll just take high-end watchmakers to jump onboard.
Alibaba founder: Fake goods can be better than the real deal
Thanks to Chinese contract factories with the same tooling and raw materials as the real thing.
US Customs seized $35,000 worth of counterfeit Fitbits
More like Fakebits (amirite?)
Counterfeiters already have fake 'BTTF' Nikes with power laces
Nike's self-lacing Mags from 'Back to the Future' won't go on auction until 2016, but counterfeiters are already working on their own fakes with power laces
Department of Justice plans to crack down on counterfeits sold online
The US Justice department announces a plan to fight counterfeit goods sold online.