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Travel agents and hotel bookings: When are German trade marks relevant and is geo-targeting necessary?

Germany - August 4 2020 The German Federal Court of Justice (the “FCJ”) has handed down its judgment on the infringement of a number of German trade marks in a cross-border...

Product Placement with Influencers is “obvious” marketing and does not require disclosure, according to the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg

Germany - July 29 2020 In this case, an influencer with 1.7 million followers, an average of 55.000 likes and highly professional pictures had published Instagram posts...

Product Placement with Influencers is “obvious” marketing and does not require disclosure, according to the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg

Germany - July 29 2020 In a decision contrary to the current climate on influencer marketing, the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg decided that Instagram posts of...

CJEU decision in Coty - Storage of infringing goods by Amazon on behalf of third parties for the Amazon-Marketplace does not constitute a trade mark infringement by Amazon

European Union, Germany - April 3 2020 Today’s CJEU decision in Coty Germany GmbH v Amazon (C-56718) falls in line with the previous German decisions: A company storing goods on behalf of...

Eleonora Rosati.

COVID-19: Communications from Intellectual Property Offices in Europe

European Union - March 16 2020 With COVID-19 active in Europe, several Intellectual Property Offices have announced guidelines on the current status of proceedings and deadlines...