The EU has the trade in falsified goods in its sights, but a reluctance to revisit IP legislation doesn't please industry.
Social media and the internet is transforming the criminal landscape in counterfeit goods and other fraud scams, says report.
Improved security features can only go so far to prevent such a breach in future, with wider changes needed.
Alibaba pledges to boost IP protection on online marketplaces in an agreement with the China-Britain Business Council.
The European Parliament has passed new rules aimed at protecting consumers from online scams and fraud.
Kenny MacAskill has been appointed as the new chair of the Scottish Anti Illicit Trade Group.