Tag Archives: Antitrust & competition
counterfeiting, fight against counterfeiting, Crefovi, intellectual property

How to efficiently fight against counterfeiting in the fashion and luxury sectors?

Counterfeiting is the specific term, in intellectual property, referring to any infringement or unauthorised use of an intellectual property asset owned by a third party. The face of counterfeiting has profoundly changed in the last few years. The era of “homemade” counterfeiting is well behind us, as manufacturing and selling fakes has become a well-oiled more »

cosmetics compliance summit, cosmetics law, Crefovi

Crefovi was a speaker at 2013 Cosmetic compliance summit | London cosmetic law firm Crefovi

The new EU cosmetics regulation entered into force on 11 July 2013. Many in the cosmetics industry are still confused over the exact wording of the regulation, which implies tightening safety controls and information on cosmetic products. The Cosmetic compliance summit was Europe’s first two day event dedicated entirely to the EU cosmetic regulation and its implications, more »

European collective rights management societies, sacem, music law, crefovi

A turn of the screw for European collective rights management societies: when will they act? | London music law firm Crefovi

Researching on the evolution of the role of European collective rights management societies makes interesting reading, especially now when such role is challenged on a daily basis by authors, European regulators and courts, as well as commercial users. Sadly, I am under the impression that European collective rights management societies still have not quite grasped more »

London fashion law firm Crefovi

Law & luxury: a happy marriage | London fashion law firm Crefovi

Annabelle Gauberti, founding partner of London fashion law firm Crefovi, publishes some proprietary research on law and luxury and, in particular, on the law of luxury goods & fashion. With few industries performing better than the €185bn luxury goods sector, a rising number of lawyers and law graduates are electing it as their business development more »