Friend or Faux? Product Liability Implications of Counterfeits in Your Supply Chain


Counterfeiters have advanced far beyond faux designer handbags. In seizure operations from fiscal year 2017, U.S. Customs and Border Protection confiscated convincing imitations of automobile parts, pharmaceuticals, semiconductor devices, and consumer electronics. Product Liability challenges may arise when counterfeit products or components destroy the integrity of a supply chain.