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L’Oréal v eBay on counterfeit products: is it worth it?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • October 3 2011

In July 2011, the European Court of Judgement (ECJ) considered the case L’Oréal v eBay, where L’Oréal had brought proceedings against eBay and a number of its users for trade mark infringement for the sale of counterfeit products on eBay’s auction site, and ruled on several points which had been referred by the High Court, namely whether eBay (and other websites like it).


L’Oréal v. eBay: the Court of Justice of the European Union tightens liability of online marketplace operators the CJEU
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union, France, Germany
  • August 11 2011

The long awaited decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union in L’Oréal v. eBay was handed down last month.


The battle between L’Oréal and eBay rumbles on
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 27 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) has recently given its judgment in the case of L’Oréal v eBay, in response to the questions referred to it by the English High Court.


L'Oreal v eBay: online marketplaces and trade mark infringement by their users
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 15 2011

Online marketplaces, such as eBay, enable users to advertise for sale a vast range of products.


ECJ gets behind brand owners
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • European Union
  • July 13 2011

The European Court of Justice yesterday ruled that, in certain circumstances, online market operators such as eBay may be held liable for trade mark infringement by users of their sites, and that they should take preventative action against sellers of counterfeit goods.


L'oréal v eBay a warning to online marketplace operators
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union
  • July 13 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union ('CJEU') has provided clarification on the liability of companies operating internet marketplaces for trade mark infringement committed by users, holding that, in certain circumstances, the operator can be liable for trade mark infringement as a result of the postings of its users.


European court rules on position eBay regarding sale of infringing products
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands, European Union
  • July 12 2011

For several years now, L'Oréal has been combating the sale of counterfeit and other infringing products on the online marketplace eBay.


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.


L’Oréal v eBay: the Advocate General delivers his opinion
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • February 9 2011

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


Advocate General: keyword advertising by eBay does not constitute a trademark infringement with respect to infringing goods on the marketplace
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • January 20 2011

Advocate General Jääskinen delivered his opinion in L'Oréal v. eBay, a case referred to the Court of Justice of the European Union for a preliminary ruling from the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.