Société Art Conception Réalisation (SARL) v. Mme. Veuve Foujita
Tribunal de grande instance [TGI] [ordinary court of original jurisdiction] Nanterre, Sept. 15, 1986 (Fr.).
Cour d’appel [CA] [regional court of appeal] Versailles, March 3, 1987 (Fr.)
Cour de cassation [Cass.] [supreme court for judicial matters] Civ. 1st, Feb. 28, 1989, No. 87-13540 (Fr.).
Cour d’appel [CA] ] [regional court of appeal] Rennes, Nov. 16, 1990 (Fr.)
A French court was asked to determine whether acopyright holder’s refusal to permit a publisher and author of a book to reproduce certain works of an artist was a notorious abuse of the right of reproduction (droit de reproduction).