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NL – Smart Technologies v. CTouch Europe

Posted: August 1st, 2017

Smart Technologies ULC v. CTouch Europe B.V., District Court The Hague, 26 July 2017, Case No. ECLI:NL:RBDHA:2017:8247

Smart Technologies is the holder of a patent on smart television screens. CTouch’s Gillette defence fails as there is a theoretic and practical difference between its products and the prior art. Injunction and ancillary claims awarded.

Update: CTouch Europe B.V. has appealed against the judgement. The appeal is pending before the Court of Appeal  in The Hague, the Netherlands.

A copy of the judgment can be read here.


One Response

  1. Ernst-Jan Louwers says:

    Please note that CTouch Europe B.V. has appealed against the judgement. The appeal is pending before the Court of Appeal (Gerechtshof Den Haag) in The Hague, the Netherlands.

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