Guidance: Topical issues for business and consumers

Intellectual Property Office

November 19
13:26 2019


This guidance covers:

  • Understanding counterfeit and sub-standard products
  • fake poppies
  • counterfeit vehicle parts
  • file sharing, downloading and streaming
  • illicit streaming devices, also know as kodi boxes
  • fake alcohol
  • photographs or images on the internet including social media
  • letters alleging online copyright infringement
  • danger of fake electrical goods
  • Intellectual property and cyber security
Published 27 September 2017
Last updated 19 November 2019 +show all updates
  1. Understanding counterfeit and sub-standard products guidance added.
  2. Fake poppies added.
  3. Counterfeit vehicle parts added.
  4. First published.