Wed, 01/17/2018 (All day)
The Brussels Commercial Court has ruled in favour of Philips in a cross-border design infringement suit against Fritel, the Belgian manufacturer of a copy of Philips’ Airfryer®.
The court followed Philips’ arguments and ordered the defendant, subject to a penalty, to recall and destroy all of the infringing products and to provide Philips with a list of all third-party manufacturers and suppliers of the product as well as the countries in which and sales channels through which the products were sold. The court held that production, marketing, promotion, import, export and storage of the infringing goods infringe Philips’ design rights.
Philips was represented by Carina Gommers and Eva De Pauw from our Brussels office.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER’s Brussels partners have appointed Liesbeth Weynants as their new managing partner, succeeding Steven Cattoor.
We are extremely proud to have no less than 13 lawyers recognised as Rising Stars by Managing IP.
The Madrid office of HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER has obtained an important victory for HUAWEI.
In a decision dated 29 November 2019, Commercial Court no. 7 of Madrid has dismissed in its entirety a claim filed by a company called TOT POWER CONTROL (TOT) against HUAWEI and VODAFONE, regarding the use of OLPC (Outer Loop Power Control) technology.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER successfully acted for several publishing houses in the field of scientific and academic publications (Elsevier, Springer Nature, ao) against four leading Belgian Internet Service Providers (ISPs) (VOO, PROXIMUS, TELENET and BRUTELE).
Our Madrid office achieved a remarkable success acting in trademark litigation for our client Premier Tech, a leading Canadian company in, among others, the horticulture and agriculture product industry, against Spanish competitor Symborg, in relation to the use by this latter of the sign “MycoUp Activ”, similar to our client’s registered EU trademark “MycoActive”.