Article 2.1 para. 2 (old) Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (BCIP) stipulates that signs that consist exclusively of a shape that is necessary to obtain a technical
result cannot be regarded as trade marks. [...]
Detection and diagnosis of marine engines faults are extremely important functions for the optimized voyage of any sea-going vessel, as well as the safe conduct of navigation.
Early detection of these faults is a prerequisite for reliability: incidents of engine breakdowns can be avoided, since the timely resolving of these faults can ensure [...]
Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law, Ahead of Print. In 2017, the CJEU brought out its judgments in two cases concerning bans on the wearing of Islamic headscarves
at work as possible discrimination on the grounds of religion or belief under Directive 2000/78/EC. [...]