China fakes reform

On the eve of the Beijing Olympics — which is nothing if not a branding, merchandising and licensing bonanza to which athletes are invited —... Read more

Starting ’em out young

Counterfeit Chic looks at tomorrow’s counterfeiters. Well, that’s how Susan looks at them, anyway. When you’re a carpenter everything looks like a nail, you know? Read more

Jihadi Faux?

Counterfeit Chic reports that the world really does revolve around intellectual property! Last week in Maryland, a traffic stop yielded a cache of counterfeit Nike... Read more


Marketplace from PBS recounts a confused phone interview with a bona fide trademark pirate. Aargh. (Three-cornered — or is it a coolie? — hat tip... Read more