Hence the infringer could imitate the patented design without liability, and the law was a nullity.
By that is not meant gross profits, but the net profits which the infringer has made.
If the infringer proves ignorance, only an injunction will hold.
The infringer of the specific claim may thus be held notwithstanding the generic claim becomes void.
Pirated copies might be seized (art. 13) in any of the countries, without prejudice to other punishment of the infringer.
The proprietor, tenant or occupier who permits a place to be used for an infringing performance shall be deemed an infringer.