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CRN: Vendors urged to clamp down on partner fraud

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ABC 7 News Video:

Warning About Online Gray Market Sales

 

IP Frontline:

http://ip.com/news/2016/01/new-study-from-agma-deloitte-details-intellectual-property-challenges-for-it-sector/

 

IT Business Edge:

"China Remains Top Source of Counterfeit Tech Goods, Industry Group Says"

 

PC World: “Identity Theft Goes Corporate”

http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/145164/identity_theft_goes_corporate.html

 

InformationWeek: “Operation 'Cisco Raider' Nets $76 Million In Fake Gear”

http://www.informationweek.com/security/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=206901053&cid=RSSfeed_IWK_News

 

ChannelWeb/CRN: “Report: Warranty, Services Abuse Costs Vendors Billions Each Year”

http://www.crn.com/news/channel-programs/220900395/report-warranty-services-abuse-costs-vendors-billions-each-year.htm

 

Processor: “Avoid an Equipment Fake-Out”

http://www.processor.com/editorial/article.asp?article=articles/P3121/10ap21/10ap21/10ap21.asp&guid

 

Channel Insider: “American Power Conversion Joins AGMA”

http://www.channelinsider.com/c/a/News/American-Power-Conversion-joins-AGMA-667009/

 

BusinessWeek: “HP Gets Tough on Ink Counterfeiters”

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/09_23/b4134044747987.htm?chan=technology_technology+index+page_top+stories

 

ChannelPro: “Counterfeiting: Trust but Verify”

http://www.channelpronetwork.com/article/Counterfeiting-Trust-but-Verify

 

Computer World UK: “Keep Counterfeit Products Out of Your IT Shop”

http://www.computerworlduk.com/how-to/networking/220/keep-counterfeit-products-out-of-your-it-shop/

 

The Wall Street Journal: “Tough Times for Independent IT Dealers”

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703376504575492263117060630.html

 

The VAR Guy: “Deloitte & Touche, AGMA Battle Gray Market Technology Services”

http://www.thevarguy.com/2010/06/18/deloitte-touche-agma-battle-gray-market-technology-services/

 

The Seattle Times: “Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case About Costco Selling Omega Watches at Discount”

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/businesstechnology/2011649088_costco20.html

 

BusinessWeek: “Debunking Common Myths About Counterfeits”

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2010-03-01/debunking-common-myths-about-counterfeitsbusinessweek-business-news-stock-market-and-financial-advice

 

BusinessWeek: “Fighting a Flood of Counterfeit tech Products”

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2010-03-01/fighting-a-flood-of-counterfeit-tech-productsbusinessweek-business-news-stock-market-and-financial-advice

 

Politico: “Study: Fake Military Parts on the Rise”

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0210/32997.html

 

ChannelNomics: “Reports: Channel Incentive Programs Fall Short”

http://channelnomics.com/2011/06/30/reports-channel-incentive-programs-fall-short/

 

CRN: "Study: Channel Program Abuse Costs Vendors $1.4 Billion in Profit"

http://www.crn.com/news/channel-programs/230800034/study-channel-program-abuse-costs-vendors-1-4-billion-in-profit.htm

 

FedTech: “How to Avoid Counterfeit and Gray Market Products”

http://www.fedtechmagazine.com/article/2011/05/how-avoid-counterfeit-and-gray-market-products

 

State Tech Magazine: “Ferreting Out Fakes”

http://www.statetechmagazine.com/article/2011/04/ferreting-out-fakes

 

WIRED: “China Stalls IP Reform at Its Own Peril”

http://www.wired.com/epicenter/2012/01/dyson-china-ip-reform/

 

CRN: “Channel Abuse Expanding into Digital IP”

http://www.crn.com/news/channel-programs/232602903/agma-channel-abuse-expanding-into-digital-ip.htm

 

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