Topic outline

  • Introduction

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    Fiduciary relationships imply acting in utmost good faith and not allowing any conflict of personal interest. Such relationships, underlying commercial or entrepreneurial cooperation agreements, give rise to a duty of trust and loyalty. This notion is pertinent to the question of bad faith, an absolute ground for invalidity found in cancellation proceedings (Article 52(1)(b) EUTMR).

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