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A right in Germany to sell through online marketplaces?
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)
  • European Union, Germany
  • July 19 2016

On 18 July 2016, Germany moved another step closer to enshrining a right for distributors in selective distribution systems to sell over online


ECJ rules on trademark protection online and intermediaries’ liability L’Oréal v eBay
  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
  • European Union
  • September 9 2011

On July 12 2011 the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) ruled on trademark protection on the Internet and the extent to which operators of online marketplaces can be held liable for trademark infringements by users (Case C-32409, L’Oréal SA, Lancôme parfums et beauté & Cie SNC, Laboratoire Garnier & Cie, L’Oréal (UK) Ltd v eBay International AG, eBay Europe SARL, eBay (UK) Ltd, Stephen Potts, Tracy Ratchford, Marie Ormsby, James Clarke, Joanna Clarke, Glen Fox, Rukhsana Bi.)


eBay could be liable for trademark infringement in EU
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • European Union
  • July 28 2011

In a suit brought by L’Oreal against eBay, the European Court of Justice ruled that online auction sites could be liable for trademark infringement if they “actively promote” counterfeit goods.


Brand owners cautiously jubilant following ruling of Court of Justice in L'Oreal v eBay
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union
  • July 12 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union has handed down its judgment in the case of L'Oréal v eBay and overall it is good news for brand owners.






Lisa Egan
  • K&L Gates