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Tuesday 2 September 2014

fake wine

Decade in prison ‘not enough’ for Kurniawan

Burgundian winemaker Laurent Ponsot, who helped to bring Rudy Kurniawan to trial, believes 10 years in prison is “not enough” for the convicted wine fraudster.

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Kurniawan sentencing delayed once more

The sentencing of wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan has been delayed for the third time but he has agreed a settlement with billionaire Bill Koch.

Friday, July 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Acker pays out to billionaire Koch

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has paid a “substantial sum” to billionaire wine collector Bill Koch in an out of court settlement.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Fake big-brand wine on the rise

As many as one in five bottles of wine stocked in independent shops in England could be fakes, sold to stores by organised criminals.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

AWC calls US lawsuit ‘opportunistic extortion’

The Antique Wine Company has today moved to dismiss a lawsuit brought against it by a US businessman saying his “exaggerated” claims amount to “extortion”.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Kurniawan sentence delayed again

The sentencing of convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan has been postponed for a second time.

Thursday, May 29th, 2014 No Comments »

AWC further defends authenticity of wines

The Antique Wine Company has issued a further statement defending the authenticity of a number of wines now claimed to be fakes.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 No Comments »

App to combat fake wine in China developed

A new app has been developed that aims to tackle the growing problem of counterfeit wine in the Chinese market.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Kurniawan sentencing postponed

The sentencing of convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan has been delayed until the end of May.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

Wine company denies ‘fake wine’ allegations

The Antique Wine Company has responded to the news that a former client is taking it to court for apparently selling fake wine.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 4 Comments »

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