This is the homepage for The Permanent Danish Network Against Counterfeiting and Piracy.
Counterfeiting is no longer just about knock-offs of luxury brand clothes or bags. Counterfeiting has evolved into the copying of all sorts of products
Information for Consumers
Many companies experience the consequences of counterfeiting. Companies may experience that their products are copied. And they may also experience being offered counterfeits.
Information for Businesses
Counterfeit goods can be dangerous to the health of consumers and dangerous in other ways. Counterfeiting supports organized crime.
In a number of reports and initiatives governments and international organizations have described the challenges of counterfeiting and piracy and a number and solutions to deal with these.
Information for Authorities
Who participates in The Permanent Danish Network Against Counterfeiting and Piracy?
Danish Patent- and Trademark Office, Danish Customs Task Force Counterfeiting, Danish Ministry of Culture, Danish National Police, Danish Medicines Agency, Danish Safety Technology Authority, National Consumer Agency, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.
Patent Prosecution Highways (PPH)
Patent Prosecution Highways (PPH) is an initiative that allows you to choose a much speedier processing of your patent application if another patent office has already performed a search and examination for the same invention.
>> Read more about PPH.
Nordic Patent Institute
NPI offers the following services:
- International Searching Authority and Preliminary Examination Authority under the PCT system for residents of the contracting states
- International Type Searches in connection with national patent applications
- Supplementary International Searches
- Searches for other patent authorities and private customers.
>> More information about NPI
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Tel: +45 4350 8301