Month: November 2002

The Arsenal merchandising case: European Court criminalises ‘tat’

Following the Levi Jeans case, the European Court judgment in Reed v Arsenal F.C. brings the once esoteric subject of European trade mark law blinking into the public spotlight again.  Assuming that the court has given the English High Court (which favoured the street trader) no “wiggle room”, football clubs (soon to be subject to …   Read more