A government statement said over 150,000 pairs of fake shoes and slippers of various brands including Nike, Adidas, Converse and Sketchers were smuggled in from China and destroyed at a government warehouse. (Erik De Castro/Reuters)Lorne Lipkus, a lawyer with Kestenberg Siegal Lipkus LLP in Toronto and an expert on counterfeit goods, said he is not surprised by the size of the dollar figures in the OECD’s report, and he expects the situation has only gotten worse since the time period of the study.The problem is “huge” in Canada, he told Dianne Buckner, host of The Exchange on CBC News Network, adding that the country is a big transfer point for fake goods heading into the United States.Most of the fakes originate in middle income or emerging countries, with China the top producer, being the source country for fake goods in just over 63 per cent of seizures in 2013.”While China is the top provenance of fake goods, its most innovative companies also fall victim to counterfeiters,” the OECD said, pointing out that 1.3 per cent of goods seized violated the intellectual property of Chinese producers.”The findings of this new report contradict the image that counterfeiters only hurt big companies and luxury goods manufacturers,” said OECD deputy secretary general Doug Frantz.”They take advantage of our trust in trademarks and brand names to undermine economies and endanger lives,” Frantz said in a statement. It did not look into online piracy.
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