The copycat “VANS” revealed a case of infringement upon IPRs of a multinational, worth over 20 million yuan
“VANS”is an international fashion sports brand popular among the young. Recently, a case of infringement upon IPR of the company was busted. The detained “VANS” shoes were worth over 20 million yuan. However, in contrast to about 400 or 500-yuan genuine shoes, the copycats only cost 20 or 30 yuan.
On January 11 this year, the police caught all 10 suspects from three counterfeiting hideouts in Guangzhou City and Hunan Province.