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CJEU decision - luxury brands may be able to restrict sales through online marketplaces

6 December 2017

Today (6 December), the highly anticipated decision in the case, (C 230/16) Coty Germany GmbH v Parfümerie Akzente GmbH will be welcomed by many luxury brands. This is because the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirmed that luxury brands can restrict sales through online marketplaces like eBay and Amazon subject to specified conditions.

Watch our video to hear more from our IP and trade mark specialist Bonita on the decision and what this means for brands.

Read our press release on this judgment.

Watch our webinar for up to date guidance on what this means for brand owners.

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