Germany jurisdiction report: Passing off, asserting originality

27-11-2017

Jens Künzel

Germany jurisdiction report: Passing off, asserting originality

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In Germany, claims for passing off may be successfully asserted where the original product concerned consists of technical and design features and the technical features contribute to the product’s “originality”.


Jens Künzel, Krieger Mes & Graf v. der Groeben, jurisdiction report, passing off, unfair competition, Light Balloons

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