Buying replica watches is legal as long as they remain only copies of the original watches and are not sold using the name of the authenticated original watches. It is against the law to purchase replica watches if they are representing a brand name or sold under the name of a specific manufacturer. While their selling attracts severe punishment, you are also liable to be penalized if you are caught purchasing replica watches. There are several firms and individuals rampantly engaged in selling replica watches in brand names. It is up to you not to get enticed by them.