Beachgoers in Italy to be fined up to €7,000 for buying counterfeit goods from illegal vendors

Beachgoers in Italy to be fined up to €7,000 for buying counterfeit goods from illegal vendors

Known as the 'safe beaches' directive, the new set of measures aims to clamp down on the trade and production of counterfeit goods by illegal vendors in and around Italy's beaches.

Italy seizes more than €28 million in fake bank notes

Italy seizes more than €28 million in fake bank notes

Italian counterfeiters ‘crank out new €20 note’ in Naples

Italian counterfeiters ‘crank out new €20 note’ in Naples

French woman behind cloned site that sold fake Prada

French woman behind cloned site that sold fake Prada

Police swoop on ‘papal blessing’ swindlers

Police swoop on ‘papal blessing’ swindlers

Italy’s Moncler wins China counterfeit case

Italy’s Moncler wins China counterfeit case

Russia’s Italian rip-offs offend at World Expo

Russia’s Italian rip-offs offend at World Expo

Over a million fake €50 notes seized in Italy

Over a million fake €50 notes seized in Italy

Europol cracks Italian fake money gang

Europol cracks Italian fake money gang

Spike in fake goods seized by Italian police

Spike in fake goods seized by Italian police

Italians behind fake French wine scam

Italians behind fake French wine scam

Italian police seize 18 million fake goods

Italian police seize 18 million fake goods

Italy loses the most in EU from rip-off fashion

Italy loses the most in EU from rip-off fashion