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Time to be positive? Google’s AdWords policy in focus

  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • November 15 2010

Following its successful appearance before the Court of Justice of the European Communities (ECJ) earlier this year, Google recently announced sweeping changes to its AdWords policies in the European Union

L'Oreal v eBay - AG's opinion

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 10 2010

The AG's Opinion is that eBay is not liable for the trade mark infringements of its customers but it could become so if it fails to take further action once notified and that injunctions are available against eBay in relation to repeated or continued infringements featuring the same user and same trade mark

L’Oréal v eBay: the Advocate General delivers his opinion

  • RPC
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 9 2011

Under the Advocate General's opinion, online marketplace operator eBay can become liable for its users' actions

Interflora will be delighted - but what about other AdWords users?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 25 2011

In the latest in a series of legal challenges around internet keywords and particularly the Google AdWords system, the special adviser to the Court of Justice of the European Union, Advocate General Jaaskinen, has issued his opinion

A mixed bouquet for Marks & Spencer in Europe as the Advocate General gives his opinion on keyword advertising in Interflora

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 24 2011

In Interflora v Marks & Spencer, the Advocate General today agreed that advertisers should be able to "bid" on competitors' famous trade marks in search engine keyword advertising in order to present themselves as a commercial alternative, without being found unlawfully to have taken unfair advantage of the reputation of those competitors

Interflora Google AdWord case opinion - a gift to internet key word purchasers?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • April 5 2011

The Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given an opinion which suggests he thinks Marks & Spencer infringed Interflora's trade mark by using it as a Google AdWord

ECJ poised for new ruling on use of trademarked terms as keywords

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union
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  • April 9 2011

Would a rose by any other name smell as sweet?

Application of the "AdWords" decision of the CJEU and assessment of adverse effect on the trademark function of indicating origin

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • European Union, France
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  • April 14 2011

The decision of the Court of Appeal provides the most detailed application of the recent "AdWords" decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in France

European Commission broker memorandum of understanding on online anti-counterfeiting

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 9 2011

A ground-breaking memorandum brings together rights holders and online trading platforms, and paves the way for co-operation to combat the online counterfeit issue that costs businesses and the wider economy millions of dollars every year

Cooperation in the field of IPR enforcement: Memorandum of Understanding on the sale of counterfeit goods over the Internet

  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
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  • European Union
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  • June 15 2011

On May 4 2011, in a ceremony hosted by the European Commission, a representative group of leading rights holders and internet platforms signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Sale of Counterfeit Goods over the Internet