EBay sellers of knockoff Transformers figures are reporting their auctions are being taken down and in many cases, their accounts are being suspended. According to one seller, eBay’s reason for the cancellations was trademark infringement.
It’s unclear at this time whether this is Hasbro’s legal department acting to protect the brand, eBay independently enforcing existing policy, or a mass reporting to eBay of KO auctions by a third party. We’ll keep you up to speed on any official announcements or further developments. Join the discussion here!