eBay fined over counterfeit goods in France

[AFP] Online auction giant eBay has been convicted of selling counterfeit goods and ordered to pay €20,000 ($32,497) in damages to French luxury group Hermes, Hermes’ lawyer said.The ruling, which marks a first in France, found eBay directly responsible for the sale on its website of three Hermes bags including two fakes, for a total of €3000.
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2008/06/05/1212258942844.html
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