Dutch Supreme Court: State Lottery misled players over winning odds
The Dutch state lottery misled players between 2000 and 2008 by exaggerating the likelihood of winning, the Supreme Court ruled on 30 January 2015. The lottery should have warned players that it would use both sold and unsold tickets when making the draw. Consumers were misled, because the odds of winning were lower than they expected.
Brainnet acquires Infraflex
Brainnet, a Dutch managed service provider and staffing firm, has acquired industry peer Infraflex. As a managed service provider, Brainnet assists its clients with all the aspects of hiring temporary personnel. Brainnet is primarily active in the markets for financial services, energy, professional services, education and construction. The company, on average, seconds approximately 2400 persons
Injunction against infringement of Permavoid patent
The District Court of The Hague has rendered judgment in the patent case Permavoid Ltd et al v HTW Installatietechniek B.V. on 7 January, 2015. Permavoid owns a European patent which regards the use of connected synthetic drainage modules as foundation replacement for vehicle trafficked pavements. The patented system is very popular for use in