Known Copyright Scams

Copyright Scams

This page lists known copyright scams. If you believe you may have been a victim of a copyright scam please contact us with details.

How do I check if my registration is legitimate?

If you have been provided with a CRS registration number and / or certificate claiming to have been issued by the IP Rights Office you can verify its authenticity by entering the registration number on the verification page.

ICPBB – "International Copyrights Protection Bureau for Brands"

This website issues fake, doctored IP Rights Office certificates which falsely claim to have been issued by the IP Rights Office. They also issue fake CRS registration numbers which they falsely claim can be verified on this website.

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