2 nabbed for fake cigarettes

The identification was made by Lawrence M. Ocampo and Renato M. Alonir, who were arrested by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation in Taytay, Rizal last April 15, 2019 for alleged violation of the provisions of Republic Act No. 8293, or the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines, particularly Section 155, which penalizes a person who, without the consent of the owner of the registered mark, uses in commerce any reproduction, counterfeit, copy of a registered mark in connection with the sale, offering for sale, distribution of any goods or services, which such use likely to cause confusion, mistake or to deceive.