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The trade in counterfeit and pirated goods threatens America’s innovation economy, the competitiveness of our businesses, the livelihoods of U.S. workers, and, in some cases, national security and the health and safety of consumers. The trade in these illegitimate goods is associated with smuggling and other criminal activities, and often funds criminal enterprises. CBP protects businesses and consumers every day through an aggressive IPR enforcement program. CBP targets and seizes imports of counterfeit and pirated goods, and enforces exclusion orders on patent-infringing and other IPR violative goods.

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 Antidumping and Countervailing Duties (AD/CVD)
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 IPR Seizure Statistics
 Report Trade Allegations (e-Allegations)
 IPR Seizure Statistics: FY 2011
(pdf - 5,127 KB.)
 IPR Fact Sheet
(pdf - 372 KB.)
 Disclosure of Information for Certain Intellectual Property Rights Enforced at the Border
Intellectual Property Rights e-Recordation (IPRR)
Intellectual Property Rights Search (IPRS)

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