Thanks to the joint efforts of eBay and LVMH, consumers will enjoy a safer digital environment globally

  Thanks to the joint efforts of eBay and LVMH, consumers will enjoy a safer
  digital environment globally

Business Wire

PARIS -- July 17, 2014

eBay and LVMH today announced a cooperative effort to protect intellectual
property rights and combat counterfeits in online commerce. Thanks to the
cooperation measures put in place, the companies have settled ongoing
litigation.

Michael Jacobson, Senior Vice-President and General Counsel at eBay, and
Pierre Godé, Vice- President at LVMH, said: “Thanks to our joint efforts,
consumers will enjoy a safer digital environment globally.”

LVMH

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is represented in Wines and Spirits by a
portfolio of brands that includes Moët & Chandon, Dom Pérignon, Veuve Clicquot
Ponsardin, Krug, Ruinart, Mercier, Château d’Yquem, Domaine du Clos des
Lambrays, Château Cheval Blanc, Hennessy, Glenmorangie, Ardbeg, Wen Jun,
Belvedere, Chandon, Cloudy Bay, Terrazas de los Andes, Cheval des Andes, Cape
Mentelle, Newton et Numanthia. Its Fashion and Leather Goods division includes
Louis Vuitton, Céline, Loewe, Kenzo, Givenchy, Thomas Pink, Fendi, Emilio
Pucci, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs, Berluti, Nicholas Kirkwood and Loro Piana.

LVMH is present in the Perfumes and Cosmetics sector with Parfums Christian
Dior, Guerlain, Parfums Givenchy, Parfums Kenzo, Perfumes Loewe as well as
other promising cosmetic companies (BeneFit Cosmetics, Make Up For Ever, Acqua
di Parma and Fresh). LVMH is also active in selective retailing as well as in
other activities through DFS, Sephora, Le Bon Marché, la Samaritaine and Royal
Van Lent. LVMH's Watches and Jewelry division comprises Bulgari, TAG Heuer,
Chaumet, Dior Watches, Zenith, Fred, Hublot and De Beers Diamond Jewellers
Ltd, a joint venture created with the world’s leading diamond group.

eBay Inc.

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce and payments leader, providing a
robust platform where merchants of all sizes can compete and win. Founded in
1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers
and enabled $205 billion* of commerce volume in 2013. We do so through eBay,
one of the world's largest online marketplaces, which allows users to buy and
sell in nearly every country on earth; through PayPal, which enables
individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive
digital payments; and through eBay Enterprise, which enables omnichannel
commerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises
in the U.S. and internationally. We also reach millions through specialized
marketplaces such as StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, and eBay
classifieds sites, which together have a presence in more than 1,000 cities
around the world. For more information about the company and its global
portfolio of online brands, visit www.ebayinc.com.

* This adjusted number reflects decision to remove vehicles and real estate
GMV from ongoing total GMV and ECV metrics (previously stated ECV for 2013 was
$212 billion, incorporating vehicles and real estate GMV).

Contact:

LVMH
Media
France
Michel Calzaroni / Olivier Labesse / Sonia Fellmann / Hugues Schmitt
+33 1 40 70 11 89
DGM Conseil
or
UK
Hugh Morrison
+ 44.773.965 5492
or
Italy
Michele Calcaterra / Matteo Steinbach
+39 02 89 05 51 01
Carlo Bruno & Associati
or
US
James Fingeroth / Molly Morse / Anntal Silver
+1 212 521 4800
Kekst and Company
or
Belgium
Nathalie Van Ypersele
+32 478 20 10 62
or
Press contact eBay
Madeline Chadwick
mchadwick@ebay.com
 
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