GIs Market Watch

oriGIn helps its members reduce monitoring costs in foreign markets and reach out to policy makers in case of abuse. Our members send us information concerning potential infringements taking place in their regions, and oriGIn acts to stop them through public campaigns and legal advice


On this page, you will find various examples of non-authorised attempts to benefit from the reputation of unique GI products around the world: a real GALLERY OF HORRORS !!!

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Help us to fight the growing phenomenon of counterfeit GI products by sending us information (photos, articles, court rulings, etc) taking place in your country ! Write to

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