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.
As was two years ago in 2016, HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER Düsseldorf has been nominated as "Law Firm of the Year for IP" by industry publication JUVE. 2016 the firm has been awarded as "Law Firm of the Year for IP".
Fabienne Brison is pleased to announce the publication of the 4th edition of "Huldeboek/Hommage à Jan Corbet: Het Belgische auteursrecht. Artikelsgewijze commentaar / Le droit d'auteur belge. Commentaire par article", published by Larcier.
Luis Fernández-Novoa Valladares from our Madrid office recently published an article on the new Spanish Patent Act in the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice (JIPLP) and an article about damages which was published in Spanish in the January-April edition of the “Comunicaciones en Propiedad Industrial y Derecho de la Competencia”.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER has been shortlisted by Legal Media Group for the forthcoming Europe Women in Business Law Awards.
On April 19th, HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER proudly sponsored and co-organized the Benelux edition of the Women in IP Global Networking Event 2018.