Sections
The Trademark Reporter®
Global Trademark Resources


November-December, 2012 Vol. 102 No. 6 Back to TMR Main Page
 
Ecolabels: Ownership, Use, and the Public Interest
 
 
    This article explores a set of interesting and emerging legal
and commercial issues raised by ownership and voluntary use of ecolabels, set against the public interest. Topics that are addressed are: legal definitions and typology, ownership and
governance, intellectual property, environmental claims, and
potential influence on international trade.
The Trademark Reporter is available to INTA members only. Please go to Member Login at the top of this screen to access the full article.