Pulled by competing interests, the the government’s response has been slow and often weak, say researchers.
Researchers in Scotland have developed a way to test the authenticity of whisky without opening the bottle.
Cigarettes and tobacco were the most reported counterfeit goods in the UK in 2019/20, according to local authority data.
The UK government is seeking advice from expects on how artificial intelligence affects intellectual property rights.
A sampling study of 15 cans of tuna on sale in Mexico has found that three contained traces of dolphin meat.
"The government must commit to upholding our high food safety standards," says former leader Tim Farron.
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PLEASE NOTE: many 2020 events have been postponed / cancelled due to the worldwide COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. We recommend that you check directly with organisers to obtain the latest information on events of interest.
International Food Fraud Conference
September 22-23, 2020 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Asian IP Forum (AIPF)
September 24-25, 2020 - Singapore
Global Brand Protection Summit 2020
September 24, 2020 - London, UK
European IP Forum
November 12-13, 2020 - Munich, Germany
24th International Conference on Food Fraud
December 07-08, 2020 - webinar (online)
Center for Anti-Counterfeiting and Product Protection 'A Brand's New World'
December 07-10, 2020 - online