Shanghais 330 million counterfeit LEGO case: the main offender was sentenced to six years imprisonment and fined RMB 90 million

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 Shanghais 330 million counterfeit LEGO case: the main offender was sentenced to six years imprisonment and fined RMB 90 million


Gao Weiping, the chief judge of the case, said that from 2015 to April 2019, without the permission of Lego, the gang cooperated with each other and cooperated closely. The criminal track covered all aspects of design, production and sales, forming an organized and systematic criminal chain.

In April last year, with the cooperation of Shantou and Shenzhen police in Guangdong Province, the Shanghai police successfully destroyed the criminal gang suspected of infringing the copyright of LEGO brand, arrested four suspects, destroyed three production, packaging and storage dens, more than 10 assembly lines, seized nearly 200000 copies of instructions and more than 200000 packaging boxes. In addition, the police also seized more than 630000 pieces of finished Le Pin toys waiting for listing, with a case value of 330 million yuan.