Netherlands jurisdiction report: The links between witches and cheese

14-09-2018

Michiel Rijsdijk

Netherlands jurisdiction report: The links between witches and cheese

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In July the Supreme Court of the Netherlands ruled in the case Heksenkaas v Witte Wievenkaas. It concerns a dispute over trademarks for a typical Dutch product: cheese (‘kaas’ in Dutch).


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