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app enforcement

Featured Guide

Brand protection for social media.

Reputation is everything. Our guide shows you how to protect your intellectual property in social media from bad actors.

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mobile app stores

Informational Guide

Infringing apps are bad for business.

Keep your customers’ experiences safe and authentic by fighting infringement in mobile app stores with our step by step guide.

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app enforcement

Informational Guide

App enforcement in third party app stores.

Hundreds of third party app stores, hundreds of requirements. Our guide shows you how to report infringement across the wide variety of third party app store platforms.

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mobile app stores

Informational Guides

Infringing apps in the major app stores.

Our step-by-step guides show you how to report an infringing app on two major app store platforms, helping to ensure your customer experiences are safe and authentic.

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stalled enforcement program

Informational Guide

Has GDPR stalled your domain name enforcement program?

Optimize enforcement for domain infringement with proven strategies from our brand protection experts.

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Fact Sheets

Marketplaces

Ensure the authenticity of your products within global e-commerce marketplaces. We offer comprehensive monitoring, detection, and efficient enforcement capabilities.

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Mobile Apps

Help mitigate mobile app infringement. Appdetex monitors the leading and secondary markets to ensure your apps are authentic wherever your customers might find them.

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Domains and Websites

Designed by legal and domain professionals, Appdetex scours the net, finding and removing domains and websites that infringe on your marks and other intellectual property.

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Social Media

We leverage our technology and experts to rapidly detect, analyze, and remove the multiple forms of brand abuse that thrives on social media platforms.

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Brand Security

Build resilient brands online using our powerful and proven technology. Increase sales, customer satisfaction, digital traffic, and brand loyalty.

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Managed Defense

By balancing customer needs and flexibility with a structured methodology by which we manage our executions, our Brand Analysts deliver efficient and effective resolutions.

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Case Studies

Electronics Giant Zaps Counterfeiters

Online markets are flooded with cheap knock-offs and counterfeits, creating both consumer and brand confusion.

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Financial Service Brand Manager Stops Rogue Apps in Their Tracks

The major app stores are home to over 4 million apps, and growing by the hour.

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Franchisor Manages Brand Compliance of Franchisee Apps

More than 60% of adult Americans own smartphones today. Of those who use their phones to access the Internet, a full third primarily use their mobile device–not their computer.

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Gaming Company Pulls Plug on Copycat Apps and Lost Sales

Mobile games are some of the most popular apps in app stores. The mobile gaming industry made over $70 billion in 2014, outselling PC and console games.

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Gaming System Titan’s Legal Department Teams Up with AppDetex to Stop Counterfeits

Online spending is exploding, with an increase of over 60% in the first half of 2017 alone. Unfortunately, not all products sold online are legitimate.

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Throwing the Book at Illegal Distributors of a Bestselling Novel

Smartphone users spend roughly 80% of their device time using downloaded apps. Piracy of popular entertainment content on the Internet represents a significant revenue drain on the industry.

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Webinars

Best Practices in Online Brand Protection: Changing Times, Changing Priorities

Examining trends in online brand abuse, describing the latest scams and statistics, and recommending how you can best position your online brand protection strategy to mitigate the effects of abuse.

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Brand Protection: A Crucial Layer in a Multi-Layered Defense

Discussing a collaborative framework for the security and brand protection teams and sharing real-world examples of this multi-layered defense strategy in action while examining the severely curtailed use of Whois.

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The Slants-A Conversation with Simon Tam

Listen in as AppDetex sits down with Simon Tam to discuss in depth his struggle to get his case in front of the US Supreme Court and how that case is reshaping trademark law.

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Legal Landscape After the Slants-A Conversation with Anne Gilson

Anne Gilson discusses how The Slants case is changing trademark law and what the future holds for scandalous, offensive and other controversial trademarks.

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Blog

The need for social media brand protection

The unauthorized use of branded IP by bad actors in social media is a growing problem. Brands need to include a social media component in their brand brand protection plans.

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Domain protection during COVID-19: More important…

Brands must remain vigilant and proactive in monitoring new domain name registrations for use of their trademarked names and IP to prevent abuse.

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Coronavirus, consumer behavior and the explosion of counterfeits

As with any crisis or disaster, bad actors are eager to exploit the tragedy to their advantage, and the current COVID-19 pandemic is no exception.

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On-Demand Webinar: Multi-Layered Defense Strategies and…

On April 29th, 2020, Appdetex joined noted security experts Dave Piscitello of InterIsle and Greg Aaron of Illumintel in a webinar discussing “Brand Protection:…”

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Brand Protection: A crucial layer in a multi-layered defense

In preparation for the upcoming webinar “Brand Protection: A crucial layer in a multi-layered defense,” we ask Fred Felman why the topic of…

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Why brands must monitor third party app stores

There are hundreds of third party app stores and hundreds of requirements to meet for enforcement. Does your brand protection program…

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Cracking down on Covid-19 criminal activity online

Unfortunately, with every major crisis, bad actors are looking to leverage situations to their benefit, and the current COVID-19 pandemic…

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New Guides: Infringing app enforcement in…

Bad actors are incredibly savvy when it comes to tricking unsuspecting consumers into downloading infringing apps, often using …

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Covid-19: Business and brand protection response

With the COVID-19 health crisis evolving so quickly, it’s hard to predict the extent of the long-term impact on business and the economy.

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Mobile apps, authentic experiences, and…

The average American checks their phone every 12 minutes, with 90% of that time spent on mobile apps and online shopping. In fact, …

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ICANN 67 round-up

This past meeting of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), ICANN 67, was intended to be held in person in…

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Retrospective: Post-GDPR compliance rate…

A success rate of one out of four might not seem like a reason to celebrate, but when it comes to registrar compliance rates, …

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Fake apps are
a real problem

In the short ten years that they’ve been around, mobile apps have grown to become a staple of modern digital life. With more than …

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News

TechAccord
04.07.2020

What’s Keeping CISOs Up at Night? Brand Abuse

Chief information security officers (CISO) don’t get much rest. They can’t while […]

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International Trademark Association (INTA)
04.01.2020

Evolving Strategies for Enforcement Against Infringing […]

Mobile apps have become one of the most popular channels through which consumers connect with […]

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The Tech Tribune
03.30.2020

2020 Best Tech Startups in Idaho

The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Idaho. In doing […]

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