'Buy Me Because I'm Cool': The 'Marketing Approach' and the Overlap between Design, Trade Mark and Unfair Competition Law
A. Kur, M. Levin and J. Schovsbo (eds.), The EU Design Approach – A Global Appraisal, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming
23 Pages Posted: 16 Aug 2018
Date Written: April 17, 2018
This paper analyses tensions between design law, trade mark law and unfair competition law in the EU and its member states, compared to US law. It suggests a conflict rule safeguarding the public domain in the area of designs.
Keywords: design, trademark, unfair competition, overlap
JEL Classification: K11, K29
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