Focus droit / Focus on law

31/05/2012
Trade Marks and Unfair Competition

Toulouse Court of Appeal 2nd Court Section 2 31 May 2011

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 40 231 Eliott & Markus 1 1 283 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false ...e mark 29 and under other numbers designating regional departments in France, mainly over the Internet. CA Toulouse 31 mai 2011    

21/10/2011
Patents, Know-How and Unfair Competition

SA Hutchinson and SNC Paulstra v. SAS Paul Robert Industries

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 44 251 Eliott & Markus 2 1 308 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false fals... Paulstra, under a lease management contract, business assets including the French part of this European patent. Hutchinson CA Paris 11 oct. 2011  

05/10/2011
Patents, Know-How and Unfair Competition

Waters Corporation and SAS Waters v. Hewlett-Packard GmbH and Agilent GmbH

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 38 219 Eliott & Markus 1 1 268 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false ...ished under No. EP 0 309 596, the French part of which later being assigned to the company Agilent. Waters, CA Paris 5 Oct. 2011  

20/09/2011
General Issues

Order of the Commercial Court of the Supreme Court of Appeal of 20 september 2011

The company NEGERCO is the proprietor of European patents Nos. EP 0 398 791 and EP 0 476 788 and granted a licence for them to the company NEGERCO France. In 1997, the two companies (referred to hereinbelow as the NEGERCO companies) sued the companies MAVIL and MAVIFLEX for infringement. Cass. Com . 20 sept. 2011

12/07/2011
Trade Marks and Unfair Competition

Decision of the Supreme Court of Appeal 1st Civil Court 12 July 2011

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 36 206 Eliott & Markus 1 1 252 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false ...er a 10-year contract, to Mr Patrick Magaud, who himself granted a licence to the company Legendre.   Cass 12 juillet 2011      

24/06/2011
Designs, Copyright and Unfair Competition

Paris Court of Appeal, Division 5, Chamber 2: SA R & D LOISIRS / Spanish company CUBIERTAS ABRISOL and SA BESSINGLER

R & D LOISIRS manufactures and markets swimming pool covers. It registered a Community design for a swimming pool cover (in respect of which it assigned the ownership to the company BESSINGLER, but still carries out the marketing).   CA Paris 24 juin 2011  

08/06/2011
Designs, Copyright and Unfair Competition

Paris Court of Appeal, Division 5, Chamber 1: 8 June 2011: SAS CRYSTAL DENIM and Maurice OHAYON / BA & SH

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 94 541 Eliott & Markus 4 1 664 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false ...ip;affixed overlapping the right-hand end of the top of the pocket, slightly gripping the pocket edge”. CA Paris 8 juin 2011    

20/05/2011
Designs, Copyright and Unfair Competition

Paris Court of Appeal, Division 5, Chamber 2: 20 May 2011: MAT & JEWSKI and Hervé MATEJEWSKI / FREMANTLEMEDIA SAS and M6 WEB SAS

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 72 412 Eliott & Markus 3 1 505 12.0 0 false 21 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false ... With an internal lighting system allowing the light to be diffused through these perforations.     CA Paris 20 mai 2011    

17/03/2010
Patents, Know-How and Unfair Competition

Document Security System Inc. and Trébuchet Capital Partners v. European Central Bank

The company Document Security System (DSS) is the proprietor of European patent EP 0 455 750 relating to a ‘Method for making a nonreplicable document'. The EPO ...on appeal by DSS after the latter had amended the original main claim by adding two new characteristics (F and G). DSS, CA Paris 17 Mar. 2010