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Report the advertisement or sale of counterfeit goods

Google takes seriously any misuse of our services to advertise or sell counterfeit goods.

Counterfeit goods contain a trademark or logo that is identical to or substantially indistinguishable from the trademark of another. They mimic the brand features of the product in an attempt to pass themselves off as a genuine product of the brand owner, or they promote the goods as faux, replicas, imitations, or clones of the original product.

Where Google services are used to advertise or sell goods, we have clear policies against use for counterfeits. We devote significant engineering and machine resources in order to prevent abuse that violates our policies, including counterfeiting.

We also provide brand holders with forms to report abuse, which can be found through individual product's help centers (see all Google help centers) and include the following:

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