InternationalUSRemember you can easily switch between MIP US and MIP International at any time

Where to go for an injunction

The speed, scope and structure of interim injunctions vary wildly across Europe. Five of the biggest and most divergent jurisdictions are compared, to help you formulate EU-wide strategy

Preliminary injunctions are granted when two conditions are satisfied. First, the claimant must provide reasonable proof of an actual or imminent infringement, and second, there must be no serious doubt on the ownership of the patent. While the case law is not settled since the implementation of the Directive into French law, the general trend is also to require that the patent is prima facie valid. Overall, the test remains essentially the same as the one applied before the implementation of the Directive, that the underlying action on the merits must appear serious. ...

Please log in to read the rest of this article.

New to Managing Intellectual Property? Take advantage of one week’s FREE access and become a Managing IP member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.

Already registered?

Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.

Log in

Join us now

Gain 7 days FREE access when you register now.

Join here


Managing IP


ManagingIP profile

RT @inoviaIP: Read a recap of our recent webinar with @ManagingIP about Brexit and the fate of the Unitary Patent (#UP)

Oct 20 2016 04:42 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
ManagingIP profile

@mdolan @TrademarkBlog Yes the Samsung brand *may* come out of this setback OK. The Galaxy Note brand however ...

Oct 20 2016 04:30 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
ManagingIP profile

The latest in our series of #ipwomen interviews is with @TimeInc assistant general counsel Jennifer Chung…

Oct 20 2016 04:03 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
More from the Managing IP blog

Read this year's AIPPI Congress News - published daily by Managing IP direct from the AIPPI Annual Meeting in Milan

null null null

October 2016

10 issues to watch at the PTAB

Last month marked the fourth anniversary of Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings becoming available. While early cases suggested that the Board would be a graveyard for patents, in the past year a more nuanced picture has emerged. Michael Loney identifies 10 issues to watch

Most read articles