G-Star cannot oppose distribution by wholesale trader

A discussion of the judgment of the Court of Appeal of The Hague dated 19 July 2007

In January 2007 the Court of The Hague ruled that wholesaler Makro was allowed to offer jeans of the clothing brand G-Star for sale in Makro’s customary manner using the G-Star device mark. …read more

French Magazine not Allowed to Publish Photograph of Murdered Politician

A discussion of the judgment of the European Court of Human Rights dated 14 June 2006 (no. 71111/01, Hachette/France)

 Paris Match

In 1998 the French magazine Paris-Match published a photograph of the murdered prefect Claude Erignac. The French court ordered the magazine to publish a corrective statement. …read more