The article "Protecting a Japanese Company’s Trademarks in France and Europe at large" has been written by Aimé Mandel of MANDEL & ASSOCIES law firm and translated into Japanese by the Japanese correspondent of the law firm, Mr. Masahiko Sumida.

Olivier Mandel, avocat of MANDEL & ASSOCIES has written the article "A one million Euro question : may the holder of a registered Community design bring infringement proceedings directly against the holder of a later registered Community design or may it do so only after obtaining a declaration of invalidity ?"