Over three million counterfeit toys were detained for suspected intellectual property rights (IPR) infringements by EU customs officials over the course of 2014. The toys, which accounted for 10% of all (...)continue reading
9/07/2015 Toy Industries of Europe (TIE) welcomes the final judgement of the General Court of the European Union (ECJ) confirming that the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC guarantees the safety of toys in the EU
In the final judgement issued today, the ECJ rejects the German government’s request to maintain old limits for certain substances in its implementation of the Toy Safety Directive (TSD). This decision is (...)continue reading
The European Union’s (EU) rapid alert system for dangerous consumer products (RAPEX) stopped numerous substandard toys from reaching European children last year, according to European Commission statistics (...)continue reading
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