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

Pinsent Masons

Emmanuel Gougé

Partner | Pinsent Masons

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Paris

Ann Henry

Partner | Pinsent Masons

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Dublin

Marc Holtorf

Head of German IP practice | Pinsent Masons

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Munich

Karen Gallagher

Senior associate | Pinsent Masons

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Dublin

Julia Traumann

Associate | Pinsent Masons

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Munich

Léonore Isnard

Associate | Paris

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Paris