Publications (books and book chapters)

  • Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights through Border Measures – Law and Practice in the EU, with Olivier Vrins, Oxford University Press, first edition in 2006, second edition 2012
  • Ile Maurice, plate-forme d’investissements pour l’Afrique, Liber Amicorum Maurice Eloy, Anthemis, 2014.
  • ‘Cross-Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property: the European Union’, with Olivier Vrins in Research Handbook on Cross-Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property edited by Paul Torremans, Edward Elgar, 2014.
  • ‘Cross-Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property: Africa’, with Vanessa Ferguson, in Research Handbook on Cross-Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property edited by Paul Torremans, Edward Elgar, 2014
  • Les mesures douanières – Lutte contre les atteintes aux droits de propriété intellectuelle à la frontière, Répertoire notarial, Larcier, second edition 2013
  • ‘Les mesures douanières. Lutter contre les atteintes aux droits de propriété intellectuelle à la frontière’, in Droits Intellectuels : le contentieux (compétence, procédures et sanctions), under the direction of Bernard Vanbrabant, Anthemis, collection Commission Université-Palais, 2012.

Publications (articles)

  • 2018  ‘Protecting well-known trade marks in Africa’s emerging markets’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice with Nora Ho Tu Nam.
  • 2018    ‘Mauritian Supreme Court confirms national exhaustion of IP rights’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Surishta Chetamun
  • 2015 ‘Enforcement of intellectual property rights in Africa’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Vanessa Ferguson.
  • 2015 ‘How Europe deals with private imports of counterfeit and pirated goods’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Christophe Maillefer.
  • 2012 ‘The ‘Rand Methodology’ to estimate the scope, scale and impact of IPR infringements within the EU’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
  • 2011 ‘Fake goods in transit : the AG’s Opinion on fictions and suspicions’, Opinion of Advocate General Cruz Villalon in joined Cases C-446/09 Koninklijke Philips Electonics NV v Lucheng Meijing Industrial Company Ltd and others and C-495/09 Nokia Corporation v Her Majesty’s Commissioners of Revenue and Customs, Court of Justice of the European Union, 3 February 2011, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
  • 2010 ’Carriers and trade mark infringements: should carriers care?’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Lambert Pechan.
  • 2010 ‘Fakes in transit would not be counterfeits’, Nokia Corporation v Her Majesty’s Commissioners of Revenue & Customs (HMRC) [2009] EWHC 1903 (Ch), High Court, England and Wales, 27 July 2009, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
  • 2007 ‘Securing border measures, available proceedings and their respective advantages and disadvantages’, World Customs Organisation Magazine n° 54.
  • 2009 ‘Crystal-clear ruling in border measures reference’ Zino Davidoff SA v Bundesfinanzdirektion Südost (Case C-302/08) European Court of Justice, 2 July 2009, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
  • 2009 ‘Complicating the simplified procedure’, Schenker SIA v Valsts ienemumu dienests (Case C-93/08) European Court of Justice, 12 February 2009, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
  • 2008 ‘La répression de la contrefaçon et de la piraterie’, Journal des Tribunaux, Larcier with Frédérique Hostier and Olivier Vrins.
  • 2007 ‘Securing border measures, available proceedings and their respective advantages and disadvantages’, WCO News, World Customs Organisation.
  • 2006 ‘Right-holders help yourself, and the Commission will help you!’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Olivier Vrins.
  • 2006 ‘EU Offensive against IPR Offences: should right-holders be offended?’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Olivier Vrins.
  • 2005 ‘Trade mark use in transit: EU-phony or cacophony’, Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice with Olivier Vrins.