Silberquelle GmbH v Maselli-Strickmode GmbH (Approximation of Laws): ECJ 15 Jan 2009

ECJ Trade marks Directive 89/104/EEC Articles 10 and 12 Revocation Concept of ‘genuine use’ of a mark Affixing the mark to promotional items Distribution of such items free of charge to the purchasers of goods sold by the mark’s proprietor.

C-495/07, [2009] EUECJ C-495/07, [2009] WLR(D) 6
Bailii, WLRD

European, Intellectual Property

Leading Case

Updated: 11 November 2021; Ref: scu.280012