By Michael Blakeney
'Michael Blakeney's booklet is a superb consultant to the dizzying complexity of defending geography-based manufacturers within the ecu. name them appellations, designations of beginning, or GIs, any practitioner during this zone of legislations will wish Blakeney's e-book in his or her library.'
- Justin Hughes, Loyola legislation institution, US
'The safeguard of Geographical symptoms offers a much-needed and accomplished research of GIs and appears, particularly, at their criminal therapy within the foreign context, below ecu legislation, and within the uk. during this context, the writer deals a close dialogue of the background of GI safeguard in addition to a complete breakdown of the present matters and attainable destiny advancements, together with with admire to the enforcement of GI safety. This targeted research makes this publication an entire and well-rounded source for the learn of GIs in a latest and comparative context, and gives very important insights into this advanced subject either for experts and newcomers. The e-book additionally masterfully blends theoretical research and sensible concerns at the subject. the writer should be recommended for conceiving this well-designed and thorough ebook on a subject whose value is destined to keep growing in destiny years.'
- Irene Calboli, Marquette collage legislation institution and nationwide college of Singapore
Key positive aspects of this complete ebook include:
- First quantity to envision the 2012 eu law on caliber schemes for agricultural items and foodstuffs
- Scrutinizes the proposed amendments to the neighborhood alternate Marks law on certification marks
- Uniquely considers the 2013 Customs Regulation.
- deals the hottest Practitioner ebook that considers the 2012 adjustments to geographical symptoms law.
The safety of Geographical Indications examines from a practitioner's viewpoint the ecu legislation in regards to the security of geographical symptoms and geographical alternate marks. The publication expertly annotates the 2012 ecu law on caliber schemes for agricultural items and foodstuffs, the proposed amendments to the neighborhood alternate Marks law on certification marks and the recent Customs law which bargains with the counterfeiting of geographical indications.
Offering a transparent and concise research of the updates to ecu legislation which are eager about geographical symptoms, this targeted dialogue should be an immense source for IP practitioners in any respect degrees. scholars and lecturers inquisitive about IP legislations in addition to agricultural legislation and coverage, and legislations and improvement, also will locate a lot of price during this authoritative volume.
Contents: 1. advent 2. overseas Geographical symptoms Regimes three. security of Geographical symptoms and Designations of beginning for Agricultural items and Foodstuffs in Europe four. defense of Geographical symptoms and Designations of foundation and conventional phrases for Wines in Europe five. defense of Geographical symptoms and Designations of foundation for Spirits in Europe 6. exchange Marks, Collective Marks, Certification Marks, Passing Off and domains 7. Enforcement of Geographical symptoms in Europe Bibliography Index