P10-M fake OPPO phones seized in Manila raid

February 15, 2016

THE MANILA TIMES: Around 1,905 fake OPPO phones worth P10 million were seized by law enforcement agents during operations in Binondo, Manila last Friday, Feb. 12.

In a statement Monday, it was learned that the NBI-Intellectual Property Rights Division conducted the raid against the retail store and stockroom of Rizomic Store and/or David Rizo Miclat and/or Jimmy Sy a.k.a. Aron Sy and/or Bea Sy located at Stalls 1-42B & 1-43B, Ground Floor and at Unit F-26, 4th Floor, all located at 11/88 Shopping Mall, Reina Regente St., Binondo, Manila.

Seized were 1,905 counterfeit OPPO phones, one unit of printing machine and two silk screens with the OPPO logo.

The operation was made possible after the NBI-IPRD obtained search warrants from Judge Maria Victoria A. Soriano-Villadolid of Branch 24, Regional Trial Court, City of Manila.

Charges of Trademark Infringement under the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines or Republic Act 8293 are being prepared against the owners of the raided establishments. PNA

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