Netherlands jurisdiction report: Copyright of scale models

22-11-2018

Michiel Rijsdijk

Netherlands jurisdiction report: Copyright of scale models

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In September, the court in The Hague ruled on the possibility of having IP rights in model trains. The IP protection offered to products in this niche market has been the subject of several court cases in the Netherlands, whereby the purpose of the scale models seems to play an important role in copyright/trademark infringement matters.


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