A Blow to Parallel Imports – Following the Supreme Court Ruling in the Schweppes Case

13 July, 2022

Last week, the Supreme Court ruled in a dispute between the parallel importer of Schweppes beverages and Jafora, which owns the trademark in Israel.
The Supreme Court ruling overturned the District Court’s ruling, stating in the majority opinion that the parallel importer infringed the registered trademark.

In this webinar we will discuss the verdict –

What were the facts of the case?
What was the District Court ruling?
What was the majority opinion and the minority opinion in the Supreme Court?
What are the broad implications of the ruling?