Judgment of the Court of 8 April 2003.
Van Doren + Q. GmbH v Lifestyle sports + sportswear Handelsgesellschaft mbH and Michael Orth.
Reference for a preliminary ruling: Bundesgerichtshof - Germany.
Trade marks - Directive 89/104/EEC - Article 7(1) - Exhaustion of the right conferred by the trade mark - Evidence - Place where the goods are first placed on the market by the trade mark proprietor or with his consent - Consent of the trade mark proprietor to placing on the market in the EEA.
European Court reports 2003 Page I-03051