Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 2 July 2009.
Zino Davidoff SA v Bundesfinanzdirektion Südost.
Reference for a preliminary ruling: Finanzgericht München - Germany.
Trade marks - International registration - Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement - Regulation (EC) No 40/94 - Article 146 - International registration and a Community trade mark having the same effects in the Community - Regulation (EC) No 1383/2003 - Article 5(4) - Goods suspected of infringing a trade mark - Customs action - Proprietor of a Community trade mark - Right to secure action also in Member States other than the Member State in which the application is lodged - Extension to the holder of an international registration.
European Court reports 2009 Page I-05671