<h1 class="entry-title">Month: June 2014</h1>

Turn Back Crime

A fake watch, cheap cigarettes, a pirated DVD: What may seem like innocent purchases, could be funding criminal activity, such as cybercrime, the illegal arms trade, kidnapping, crimes against children and even terrorism. This film exposes the link between purchasing counterfeit items and the more dangerous crimes that purchasing enables. The first of a series, […]

Avoid Bad Hair Days…Avoid Counterfeit Hair Stylers! informs us   coun·ter·feit [koun-ter-fit] adjective   1. made in imitation so as to be passed off fraudulently or deceptively as genuine; not genuine; forged: counterfeit dollar bills. 2. pretended; unreal: counterfeit grief. I like the fact that this mentions grief. It is so true! So I’m suggesting, please look further than the quality and […]

Clarity Issued by the FCA on Process Serving

Following representation by the Association of British investigators (ABI) the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reviewed the licensing requirement under the Consumer Credit Act for the activity of ‘Pure Process Serving’ and issued the following guidelines: ‘Pure Process Serving’ is meant that: – The firm (a process server) is instructed by a law firm, or […]