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CJUE. Right of subscribers terminate the contract without penalty

This request for a preliminary ruling has been made in proceedings between the Verein für Konsumenteninformation (Consumer Information Association, ‘the Association’) and A1 Telekom Austria AG (‘A1 Telekom Austria’) concerning the latter’s use of allegedly unlawful terms in consumer contracts. By its question, the referring court asks, in essence, whether Article 20(2) of Directive 2002/22 must […]

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Community trademark, not only national protection, but also in the European community

The protection can only be obtained by registration, aspect that involves, first, submitting an application to OHIM, simple use of it not creating a right of protection. The registration of a Community trademark shall have equal effect throughout the European Union, respectively it cannot be registered, transferred or be the subject of renunciation, of a […]