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

eBay not liable for online counterfeits, says court adviser

James Nurton, London


Ebay is not generally liable for trade mark infringements committed by its users, but can be held liable where there are persistent infringers

This was the conclusion of Advocate General Niilo Jääskinen in a detailed opinion published yesterday, which addressed 10 questions from the High Court in London in a dispute between eBay and L'Oréal.

The questions referred concerned issues including the status...


Please log in to read the rest of this article.

New to Managing Intellectual Property? Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a 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 FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.

Join here

Latest Country Updates

Supplements

Most read articles