Bulgarian PTO Seizes Puma, Armani, Adidas Counterfeits

Sep 21 2010 - 13:33

During recent inspections in a number of Bulgarian towns — the capital of Sofia, Sandanski, southwestern Bulgaria, Svilengrad, southern Bulgaria, and various Black Sea resorts — the Bulgarian Patent Office (BPO) officials discovered and seized more than 1,500 counterfeit items bearing the marks of Lacoste, Puma, Armani, D&G, Ralph Lauren, Hugo Boss, Bulgari, Adidas, Jean Paul Gaultier, Louis Vuitton and Chanel.

The counterfeit goods were seized during the month of August and mainly consisted of sportswear, footwear, handbags, perfumes, mobile phones and accessories.

The BPO officials actively assist the Bulgarian police and customs officials in carrying out these types of inspections.

For more information, please contact Milena Bogoslovova at our Bulgaria office.

Source: Sofia Echo; BPO

314 appreciate this

Read more news on Bulgaria or . Get our latest IP news or browse IP News Eastern Europe Archives.


September 2010 News