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I have an Etsy shop where I sell jewellery. I received a

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Hi, I have an Etsy shop where I sell jewellery. I received a copyright infringement notice from a jewellery seller outside of Etsy and because of that one of my products has been taken down. I get my jewellery from a supplier in China, which means that I don't make the designs myself. I never heard from that company before or knew of their product which is similar to ours. Etsy has advised that I could submit a DMCA counter notice but the company which reported the copyright could take me to court. How can I proceed with this? Do I have a chance to win the case if I submit the counter notice?
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: i am in UK
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no
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Customer: no
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  RJM Law replied 13 days ago.

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Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Hi, thank you for your reply. Have you had the chance to look into my issue?