Trade mark protection and EU state aid law: European Commission rules that assignment of Danish trade mark ‘Lurpak’ amounts to state aid

By Giannino M.

Abstract

Complaint concerning alleged unlawful State aid through the sale of Lurpak trademarks (Lurpak), Case SA.41400, European Commission, 5 July 2017The European Commission has decided that the transfer of publicly owned IP rights, including the Danish trade mark ‘Lurpak’, to a an association of undertakings constituted state aid because the transaction …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice