GI protection against evocation: a broad protection similar to reputed European trademark protection?

15 November 2022
IGIR in Law

In 2021, the CJEU held that the use of Champanillo for tapas bars evokes the geographical indication (GI) Champagne. The CJEU’s ruling marked a further step in extending GI protection against evocation, 22 years after the first evocation case.