Over 4500 domain names seized for selling counterfeit products

In a global operation coordinated by Europol, Interpol, and the US National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Centre, law enforcement authorities in 27 countries seized over 4500 domain names for illegally selling counterfeit products online. According to Europol, ‘Operation In Our Sites (IOS) VII’ targeted copyright-infringing websites and third-party marketplace listings selling luxury goods, sportswear, spare parts, electronics, pharmaceuticals, toiletries, and other fake products.