On 5 April 2019 Section 5 of the Barcelona Court of Appeal revoked the 21 March 2018 judgment of
the Commercial Court of Barcelona Number 2, which had dismissed all of the claims filed by the
owner and licensee of the MUSTELA trademark against its former distributor and various other
The plaintiffs had filed a trademark infringement claim concerning the selective distribution regime
established by the trademark owner and, cumulatively, actions for unfair competition against:
- Distribuidora Internacional de Alimentación (DIA);
- Beauty by Dia, SA; and
- Covefarma SL.