• Anti-Counterfieting Laws in India
  • April 5, 2012
  • Law Firm: Anand Anand - New Delhi Office
  • The market values are indeed disturbing and highlight the fact that brands are being pirated on an unparalleled scale and are being sold by the counterfeiters without any fear of reprisal. Actually, there are a number of reasons for the proliferation of counterfeits, the prominent ones inter alia being the high profitability for the pirates, the consumers too benefit as they get ‘branded’ goods, so to speak, at a fraction of the original cost, lack of awareness amongst the consumers, low ethical standards in the trade and last but not the least, the endemic lethargy within the enforcement agencies which leads to their treating piracy as a non-issue.