Enforcement of U.S. Judgments in Germany

November 1, 2016

Generally, it is not difficult to enforce foreign judgments in Germany since Germany is a contractual partner of several international treaties covering this topic. However, as mentioned in last month’s newsletter article, there is no agreement between Germany and the United States regarding the mutual recognition and enforcement of judgments. On these grounds, it is…

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Trademark Enforcement

October 11, 2016

A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination of words, phrases, symbols or designs, that identifies the source of goods of one party from those of another. A service mark is the same as a trademark, except that it identifies and distinguishes the source of a service rather than a product. …

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