USA: Clothing Counterfeiter Jailed, Will Pay Nike $3.4m
A criminal involved in a massive counterfeit clothing scam has been jailed for seven years and ordered to pay apparel giants Nike and Tommy Hilfiger $3.5 million in damages. William Farmer, of South Carolina, admitted trafficking in counterfeit clothes and conspiracy to launder money after police discovered him buying irregular T-shirts from an authorised dealer and replacing the genuine labels and logos.
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