The well-known English publishing house OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS has
recently published the comprehensive and practical guide on the so called EC
» "ENFORCEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS".
The book does not only include a discussion of the phenomena of
counterfeiting and piracy by University Professors, but deals, in detail, with
the EC Counterfeiting Regulation (Council Regulation (EC) No. 1383/2003 of
22 July 2003 concerning customs action against goods suspected of infringing
certain intellectual property rights and the measures to be taken against
goods found to have infringed such rights) and its implementation.
The book is special, however, in that it provides key information on border
measures for all of the 25 Member States of the European Community in a
reader-friendly way, with emphasis on national legislation and case law in the
We are pleased that the Austrian contribution to this book has been written
by our Partner
» DI Helmut Sonn.
Please note that the article
» Fight against Counterfeiting
and the (Austrian)
» Law on Counterfeiting
on this website and
» Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights through Border Measures
deal with the same topic.