Coflexip Stena Offshore Limited, Coflexip S A v Stolt Comex Seaway Ms Limited, Stolt Comex Seaway Limited, Stolt Comex Seaway A/S: PatC 29 Jan 1999

The past normal practice, after a finding of patent infringement, to grant a wide ranging injunction, needs to be reconsidered, and the Court of Appeal should be asked for guidance. The present practice was capable of producing unfairness.


Times 04-Feb-1999, [1999] EWHC Patents 258



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Appeal fromCoflexip SA, Coflexip Stena Offshore Ltd v Stolt Comes Seaway MS Ltd, Stolt Comex Seaway Ltd, Stolt Comex Seaway SA CA 31-Jul-2000
Any injunction to restrain passing off will need to be carefully drafted so not to give relief beyond that justified by the findings. . .
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