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Published: 07 September 2012

1,112 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199692934

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A new practitioner law publication

Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights through Border Measures

Law and Practice in the EU

Second Edition

Edited by Olivier Vrins and Marius Schneider

  • A practical guide to using border measures against the importation of goods infringing intellectual property rights into the European Union
  • A coherent and comprehensive overview of the application of the border measures regime under Regulation (EC) 1383/2003 and national laws
  • Coverage of practical aspects of problems involving multi-state abuses of intellectual property rights (including how to contact Customs authorities and useful website addresses)
  • Jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction chapters written by a specialist team of experts from across Europe
  • Stakeholder mapping section explaining the respective roles of the many international organizations that are active in the enforcement of intellectual property rights
  • New chapter on organized crime providing guidance on this increasingly prevalent issue in counterfeiting networks
  • Analysis of the practical application of border measures in the two more recent Member States of Bulgaria and Romania
  • Updated coverage of relevant legislation and case law including Commission Regulation 1172/2007 and recent decisions relating to goods in transit, sanctions against traffickers and Community applications for action

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