Kevin Chow: Super Sleuth

One of the many great perks we have at IP Services (IPS) is working with a close-knit team of individuals that feels more like family than a group of co-workers. We recently embarked on a journey to get to know the IPS Investigations team a little better and are happy to share what we learned.…

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The Six Million Dollar Heart

Counterfeit medical devices and heart transplants

… or is it? In other posts, we talked about the dangers of counterfeit pharmaceuticals and automotive parts, but there is another threat that appears to be growing in secret. That threat is counterfeit medical devices. Our hearts are complicated and important organs. Because of this, it can be expensive to keep them beating strong. A…

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Counterfeit Auto Parts

Counterfeit Auto Parts

Suddenly, the unexpected happens. A driver cuts you off, a deer jumps in front of your car, someone blows through a red light. You slam on the brakes without a second’s hesitation, but too much pressure causes the brake caliper to crack. The brakes fail. You don’t stop in time and serious injury and damage is incurred. What’s…

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A Guide to Counterfeit Pharma Test Purchases

counterfeit pharmaceuticals on production line

In a previous blog post, we talked about the dangers of purchasing pharmaceuticals on the internet. Our efforts to stop the sale of counterfeit pharmaceuticals typically focus on the online sellers who are, how shall we say, of less-than-reputable character. These are sellers who are not licensed or authorized to disperse pharmaceuticals. And, sellers who…

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