France: where can online infringement actions occur?


Aurélia Marie

Article 5(3) of Regulation (EC) No. 44/2001, referred to as ‘Brussels I’, which covers the competence of courts in matters concerning tort, among others, provides that “a person domiciled in a member state may be sued in another member state, in the courts of the place where the harmful event occurred or may occur”.

Aurélia Marie, Cabinet Beau de Loménie, CJEU, copyright, infringement, Samsung, trademark, online infringement,