From the beginning of the year until now, big and small fashion brands seem to be getting stronger with online stores or individuals, organizations on social networks selling fake goods, imitation of all genres (see OFF-WHITE strong hand with fake). The next big name will file a lawsuit and cause the block to appear in court this time adidas (and its subsidiary Reebok).
By page The Fashion Law (TFL), adidas has drafted and is ready to sue 53 online stores and Instagram accounts that post and sell counterfeit goods with a total value of damages for brand damage and loss of profits of more than 100 million dollars. US (each defendant has to pay nearly 2 million dollars). The content of the lawsuit also only identifies the accounts as kith1435 (closed after this news was published) good sneakermaster666.
TFL also reiterated that, in 2016, The Washington Post published a total of $ 29 billion worth of fake and counterfeit items sold on Instagram alone, especially hot items like adidas. Yeezy or NMD.