How do I report an advertisement for intellectual property infringement on Facebook?
If you own a registered trademark, you may be eligible to use Brand Rights Protection. This tool allows you to identify trademark violations, counterfeit products and copyright infringement across many of our platforms. Learn more about Brand Rights Protection, including how to apply.
If you don’t have access to Brand Rights Protection, and you believe content on Facebook is infringing your intellectual property rights, you can report it to us through one of the following forms:
Reported content will be reviewed by our IP Operations team. If you submit a report, please include a direct link to the ad. If you don’t have a direct link to the ad, you can attach a screenshot to your report.
To report an advertisement on Facebook:
- Click next to the ad you want to report.
- Click Report ad and follow the on-screen instructions.
What should I consider before submitting a report of intellectual property infringement to Facebook?