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I am sure that he has gotten auctions pulled, but it is difficult for just a regular eBay member to have an auction pulled. TAG Heuer and all the major watch companies can have a auction pulled on fakes and copyright infringements. But it is as one TAG representative told me, that it would take a full time employee to do this and they really are only after the individuals or firms that are producing the fake TAG's and Heuers. I am sure they may get serious about fake if it cuts into their profits.
: this guy has gotten fakes pulled, i've seen it
: with my own two eyes. this guy even admits
: that without his inside connection he could
: not get anything pulled either.
: as far as ebay, you are right on the money when
: you say "they do not care." boils
: down to they don't have any idea what is
: being sold on their site or much interest in
: stopping it. they also have little regard
: for federal copyright laws. i know there are
: a half dozen illegal dvd (pirates)sellers
: constantly selling bootlegs and home made
: region 0 dvds all the time. most are located
: in the u.s.a.! if ebay ever does stop them,
: they just come back under a new name from
: the same region and selling the same illegal
: crap as before. believe me i'm not a fan of
: ebay's "dealing with bad sellers