Remedies and sanctions for the infringement of intellectual property rights under EC law

Enrico Bonadio

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Examines the range of remedies provided by EC law for infringement of intellectual property rights. Reviews the categories of persons entitled to seek such remedies under Directive 2004/48, the evidential requirements, the provisional and precautionary measures available, the possible remedies following a decision on the merits and the factors to consider when setting the amount of damages. Details key features of the two phases of intervention by customs authorities under Regulation 1383/2003 and notes the proposed introduction of criminal sanctions for commercial infringements
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)320-327
Number of pages8
JournalEuropean Intellectual Property Review
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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