Copad SA v Christian Dior couture SA, Vincent Gladel, as liquidator of Societe industrielle lingerie (SIL), Societe industrielle lingerie (SIL): ECJ 23 Apr 2009

ECJ Directive 89/104/EEC – Trade-mark law Exhaustion of the rights of the proprietor of the trade mark – Licence agreement – Sale of goods bearing the trade mark in disregard of a clause in the licence agreement – No consent of the proprietor of the mark – Sale to discount stores – Damage to the reputation of the trade mark.


C-59/08, [2009] EUECJ C-59/08, [2009] ECR I-0000




Directive 89/104/EEC

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CitedL’Oreal Sa and Others v Ebay International Ag and Others ChD 22-May-2009
The court was asked as to whether the on-line marketplace site defendant was liable for trade mark infringements by those advertising goods on the web-site.
Held: The ECJ had not yet clarified the law on accessory liability in trade mark . .
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European, Intellectual Property

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