7 Sep
2018

The fall of the own-name defence

While a number of national courts in Europe have reluctantly allowed businesses to raise the own-name defence provided that certain conditions were met, this practice is about to come to an end.

Florian Traub

Author

Emmanuel Gougé

Author | Partner

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Ann Henry

Author | Partner

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Marc Holtorf

Author | Head of German IP practice

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Karen Gallagher

Author | Senior associate

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Julia Traumann

Author | Associate

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Léonore Isnard

Author | Associate

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