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Eurofins audit acquisitions strengthen textile footprint 9 Jul 2019

International laboratory group Eurofins Consumer Products Testing (CPT) has acquired LAB Solution and AQM in a move that strengthens its footprint in audits and inspections for the textile and leather industry.

LUXEMBOURG: Fila inks licensing deal with MAG Brands 26 Mar 2012

Fila Luxembourg has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with US-based manufacturer of sportswear, outerwear and swimwear MAG Brands in the country.

LUXEMBOURG: Fila restructures EMEA licensing 4 Jul 2011

In its first major move since repurchasing the master license for its brand in Europe last January, Fila Luxembourg has agreed several long-term licensing deals for the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region aimed at re-establishing the firm as a premier sport lifestyle brand.

LUXEMBOURG: Warning on EU trademark rights 25 Jul 2006

A European Court of Justice (ECJ) advocate general has suggested clothing manufacturers without trademark rights to a brand in a particular European Union (EU) country cannot rely on such rights in another EU state to prevent a rival transporting goods carrying this mark across its territory.

LUXEMBOURG: Consumer recognition vital to trademark symbols 10 Apr 2006

Abstract symbols used to market clothing must gain recognition amongst consumers before being registered as an EU-wide trademark, the European Court of Justice’s (ECJ) Court of First Instance has concluded.

LUXEMBOURG: European Court refuses designer to reclaim Elizabeth Emanuel trademark 30 Mar 2006

The European Court of Justice has refused designer Elizabeth Emanuel’s plea to regain trademark rights to her name after she sold them last decade.