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Enoitalia v EUIPO – La Rural Vinedos y Bodegas (Antonio Rubini): ECFI 11 Jul 2018

EU Trade Mark – Judgment – EU trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – EU word mark ANTONIO RUBINI – Earlier EU figurative mark RUTINI – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) Citations: T-707/16, … Continue reading Enoitalia v EUIPO – La Rural Vinedos y Bodegas (Antonio Rubini): ECFI 11 Jul 2018

Walfood v EUIPO – Romanov Holding (Chatka) T-312/16: ECFI 25 Apr 2018

EU Trade Mark – Judgment – EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – International registration designating the European Union – Word mark CHATKA – Earlier international figurative mark CHATKA – Relative ground for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) – Genuine use of the earlier … Continue reading Walfood v EUIPO – Romanov Holding (Chatka) T-312/16: ECFI 25 Apr 2018

Mitrakos v EUIPO – Belasco Baquedano (Yamas): ECFI 20 Apr 2018

ECJ EU Trade Mark – Judgment – EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark YAMAS – Earlier EU word mark LLAMA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) Citations: ECLI:EU:T:2018:198, [2018] EUECJ … Continue reading Mitrakos v EUIPO – Belasco Baquedano (Yamas): ECFI 20 Apr 2018

Ubisoft Entertainment v EUIPO – Huawei Technologies (For Honor) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 2 Mar 2022

EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark FOR HONOR – Earlier EU word mark HONOR – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) Citations: T-171/21, [2022] EUECJ T-171/21, ECLI:EU:T:2022:104 Links: Bailii Jurisdiction: European Intellectual … Continue reading Ubisoft Entertainment v EUIPO – Huawei Technologies (For Honor) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 2 Mar 2022

Ignacio Carrasco v EUIPO – Santos Carrasco Manzano (La Hoja Del Carrasco) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 23 Feb 2022

EU trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – EU figurative mark La Hoja del Carrasco – Earlier national figurative mark CARRASCO, Guijuelo – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) , of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 [now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001] – Dominant and distinctive elements of the marks at … Continue reading Ignacio Carrasco v EUIPO – Santos Carrasco Manzano (La Hoja Del Carrasco) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 23 Feb 2022

UGA Nutraceuticals v EUIPO – Vitae Health Innovation (Vitadha) (Eu Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 2 Mar 2022

EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – International registration designating the European Union – Word mark VITADHA – Earlier Spanish word mark VITANADH – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) Citations: T-149/21, [2022] EUECJ T-149/21, ECLI:EU:T:2022:103 Links: Bailii … Continue reading UGA Nutraceuticals v EUIPO – Vitae Health Innovation (Vitadha) (Eu Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 2 Mar 2022

Claranet Europe v EUIPO – Claro (Claranet) (Intellectual, Industrial and Commercial Property : Trade Marks): ECFI 14 Nov 2017

Judgment – EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark claranet – Earlier Benelux word mark CLARO – Relative ground for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) Citations: T-129/16, [2017] EUECJ T-129/16, ECLI:EU:T:2017:800 Links: Bailii Jurisdiction: European Intellectual Property Updated: … Continue reading Claranet Europe v EUIPO – Claro (Claranet) (Intellectual, Industrial and Commercial Property : Trade Marks): ECFI 14 Nov 2017

Frame v EUIPO – Bianca-Moden (Biancaluna): ECFI 7 Nov 2017

EU Trade Mark – Opposition Proceedings : Judgment – EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU word mark BIANCALUNA – Earlier national figurative mark bianca – Procedural economy – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Identity of the goods – Similarity of the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of … Continue reading Frame v EUIPO – Bianca-Moden (Biancaluna): ECFI 7 Nov 2017

Novartis v OHMI – Dr Organic (Biocert): ECFI 10 Dec 2014

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark BIOCERT – Earlier national word mark BIOCEF – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 Judges: G. Berardis, President, O. Czucz (Rapporteur) and A. Popescu, Judges, Citations: T-605/11, [2014] EUECJ T-605/11, … Continue reading Novartis v OHMI – Dr Organic (Biocert): ECFI 10 Dec 2014

Sociedad Agraria De Transformacion No 9982 Montecitrus v EUIPO – Spanish Oranges (Mountain Citrus Spain): ECFI 16 Mar 2017

(Intellectual, Industrial and Commercial Property : Trade Marks Intellectual, industrial and commercial property : Trade marks – Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark MOUNTAIN CITRUS SPAIN – Earlier EU figurative mark monteCitrus – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Identity of the goods … Continue reading Sociedad Agraria De Transformacion No 9982 Montecitrus v EUIPO – Spanish Oranges (Mountain Citrus Spain): ECFI 16 Mar 2017

CG v EUIPO – Perry Ellis International Group (P Pro Player): ECFI 24 Nov 2016

(Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark P PRO PLAYER – Earlier EU and national figurative marks P and P PROTECTIVE – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:677, [2016] EUECJ T-349/15 Bailii European Intellectual Property Updated: 26 … Continue reading CG v EUIPO – Perry Ellis International Group (P Pro Player): ECFI 24 Nov 2016

Polo Club v EUIPO – Lifestyle Equities (Polo Club Saint-Tropez Haras De Gassin): ECFI 10 Nov 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark POLO CLUB SAINT-TROPEZ HARAS DE GASSIN – Earlier EU figurative marks BEVERLY HILLS POLO CLUB – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Production of additional evidence – Discretion conferred … Continue reading Polo Club v EUIPO – Lifestyle Equities (Polo Club Saint-Tropez Haras De Gassin): ECFI 10 Nov 2016

For Tune v EUIPO – Gastwerk Hotel Hamburg (Fortune): ECFI 8 Nov 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark fortune – Earlier German word mark FORTUNE-HOTELS – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-579/15, [2016] EUECJ T-579/15 Bailii European Intellectual Property Updated: 25 January 2022; Ref: scu.571274

BSH v EUIPO: ECJ 8 Nov 2016

ECJ (Judgment) Appeal – EU trade mark – Application for registration of a figurative mark including the word elements ‘compressor technology’ – Opposition of the proprietor of the word marks KOMPRESSOR PLUS and KOMPRESSOR – Partial refusal of registration – Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Article 60 -Regulation (EC) No 216/96 – Article 8(3) – … Continue reading BSH v EUIPO: ECJ 8 Nov 2016

Monster Energy v EUIPO – Hot-Can (Hotogo Self-Heating Can Technology): ECFI 20 Oct 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for an EU figurative mark HotoGo self-heating can technology – Earlier EU figurative marks representing claws – Relative grounds for refusal – No similarity of the signs – No likelihood of confusion – No connection between the signs – Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation … Continue reading Monster Energy v EUIPO – Hot-Can (Hotogo Self-Heating Can Technology): ECFI 20 Oct 2016

Lidl Stiftung v EUIPO – Horno Del Espinar (Castello): ECFI 4 Oct 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU word mark Castello – Earlier national and EU figurative marks Castello – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:594, [2016] EUECJ T-549/14 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 European European, Intellectual Property Updated: … Continue reading Lidl Stiftung v EUIPO – Horno Del Espinar (Castello): ECFI 4 Oct 2016

JT International v EUIPO – Habanos (Push): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU word mark PUSH – Earlier Benelux and national word and figurative marks PUNCH – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Identity of the goods – Similarity of the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:492, [2016] … Continue reading JT International v EUIPO – Habanos (Push): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

Arrom Conseil v Euipo – Nina Ricci (Romeo has a Gun By Romano Ricci): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

(Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for registration of the EU figurative mark Romeo has a Gun by Romano Ricci – Earlier EU word marks NINA RICCI and RICCI – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Unfair advantage taken of the distinctive character or reputation of … Continue reading Arrom Conseil v Euipo – Nina Ricci (Romeo has a Gun By Romano Ricci): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

Arrom Conseil v EUIPO – Puig France (Romeo Has A Gun By Romano Ricci): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for registration of the EU figurative mark Romeo has a Gun by Romano Ricci – Earlier EU word marks NINA RICCI and RICCI – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Unfair advantage taken of the distinctive character or reputation … Continue reading Arrom Conseil v EUIPO – Puig France (Romeo Has A Gun By Romano Ricci): ECFI 15 Sep 2016

Monster Energy v EUIPO – Mad Catz Interactive (Representation D’Un Carrae Noir Avec Quatre Lignes Blanches): ECFI 14 Jul 2016

(Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark representing a black square with four white lines – Earlier EU figurative mark representing three claws positioned vertically – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:408, [2016] EUECJ T-567/15 Bailii European, … Continue reading Monster Energy v EUIPO – Mad Catz Interactive (Representation D’Un Carrae Noir Avec Quatre Lignes Blanches): ECFI 14 Jul 2016

Franmax v EUIPO – Ehrmann (Dino) (Judgment): ECFI 26 Apr 2016

ECJ EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative trade mark Dino – Earlier EU figurative trade mark representing a dinosaur – Relative ground for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-21/15, [2016] EUECJ T-21/15, ECLI:EU:T:2016:241 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 14 January 2022; Ref: scu.563090

Gervais Danone v EUIPO – Mahou (B’Lue) (Judgment): ECFI 28 Apr 2016

ECJ EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark B’lue – Earlier EU word mark BLU DE SAN MIGUEL – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-803/14, [2016] EUECJ T-803/14, ECLI:EU:T:2016:251 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 14 January 2022; Ref: … Continue reading Gervais Danone v EUIPO – Mahou (B’Lue) (Judgment): ECFI 28 Apr 2016

1 and 1 Internet v OHMI – Unoe Bank (1E1): ECFI 1 Mar 2016

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark 1e1 – Earlier national word mark UNO E and earlier figurative mark unoe – Relative grounds for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) T-61/15, [2016] EUECJ T-61/15, ECLI:EU:T:2016:115 Bailii England and Wales European, … Continue reading 1 and 1 Internet v OHMI – Unoe Bank (1E1): ECFI 1 Mar 2016

LR Health and Beauty Systems v OHMI – Robert Mcbride (LR Nova Pure): ECFI 26 Jan 2016

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark LR nova pure. – Earlier international word mark NOVA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-202/14, [2016] EUECJ T-202/14, ECLI:EU:T:2016:28 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 European Intellectual Property … Continue reading LR Health and Beauty Systems v OHMI – Robert Mcbride (LR Nova Pure): ECFI 26 Jan 2016

Aldi Einkauf v OHMI – Alifoods (Alifoods): ECFI 26 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark Alifoods – Earlier international and Community word marks ALDI – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – No similarity between the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Rule 19(2)(a)(ii) of Regulation (EC) No … Continue reading Aldi Einkauf v OHMI – Alifoods (Alifoods): ECFI 26 Nov 2014

Masafi v OHMI – Hd1 (Masafi): ECFI 25 Nov 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark masafi – Earlier national word mark masafi – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-249/14, [2015] EUECJ T-249/14, ECLI:EU:T:2015:881 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 07 January 2022; Ref: scu.556046

Masafi v OHMI – HD1 (Juice Masafi): ECFI 25 Nov 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark JUICE masafi – Earlier national word mark masafi – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-248/14, [2015] EUECJ T-248/14, ECLI:EU:T:2015:880 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 European Intellectual Property Updated: 07 … Continue reading Masafi v OHMI – HD1 (Juice Masafi): ECFI 25 Nov 2015

Bionecs v OHMI – Fidia Farmaceutici (Bionecs): ECFI 26 Nov 2015

Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark BIONECS – Earlier international word mark BIONECT – Relative grounds for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-262/14, [2015] EUECJ T-262/14, ECLI:EU:T:2015:888 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8 European, Intellectual Property Updated: 07 January … Continue reading Bionecs v OHMI – Fidia Farmaceutici (Bionecs): ECFI 26 Nov 2015

Cedc International v OHMI – Fabryka Wodek Polmos Lancut (Wisent): ECFI 12 Nov 2015

Judgment – Community trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – Community figurative mark WISENT – Earlier national three-dimensional mark ZUBROWKA – Relative grounds for refusal – Similarity of the marks – Articles 53(1)(a) and 8(1)(b) and 8(5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-449/13, [2015] EUECJ T-449/13, ECLI:EU:T:2015:839 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 06 January 2022; Ref: … Continue reading Cedc International v OHMI – Fabryka Wodek Polmos Lancut (Wisent): ECFI 12 Nov 2015

CEDC International v OHMI – Fabryka Wodek Polmos Lancut (Wisent Vodka): ECFI 12 Nov 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – Community figurative mark WISENT – Earlier national three-dimensional mark ZUBROWKA – Relative grounds for refusal – Similarity of the marks – Articles 53(1)(a) and 8(1)(b) and 8(5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-450/13, [2015] EUECJ T-450/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 European, Intellectual Property Updated: … Continue reading CEDC International v OHMI – Fabryka Wodek Polmos Lancut (Wisent Vodka): ECFI 12 Nov 2015

Bonney v OHMI – Bruno (Atheist): ECFI 23 Oct 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark ATHEIST – Earlier national word mark athe – Relative ground for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) and (2) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-714/14, [2015] EUECJ T-714/14, ECLI:EU:T:2015:802 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 05 January 2022; Ref: scu.553702

Enosi Mastichoparagogon v OHMIi – Gaba International (Elma): ECFI 22 Oct 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – International registration designating the European Community – Word mark ELMA – Earlier Community word mark ELMEX – Refusal to register – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-309/13, [2015] EUECJ T-309/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Updated: 05 … Continue reading Enosi Mastichoparagogon v OHMIi – Gaba International (Elma): ECFI 22 Oct 2015

Westermann Lernspielverlag v OHMI – Diset (Bambinola K): ECFI 15 Jul 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark bambinoLUK – Earlier Community figurative mark BAMBINO – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-333/13, [2015] EUECJ T-333/13, ECLI:EU:T:2015:490 Bailii European, Intellectual Property Updated: 02 January 2022; Ref: scu.550325

DM-Drogerie Markt v OHMI – Disenos Mireia (M): ECFI 25 Jun 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark M – Earlier Community word mark dm – Relative ground for refusal – No similarity between the signs – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-662/13, [2015] EUECJ T-662/13, ECLI:EU:T:2015:434 Bailii European, Intellectual … Continue reading DM-Drogerie Markt v OHMI – Disenos Mireia (M): ECFI 25 Jun 2015

Lidl Stiftung v OHMI – Horno Del Espinar (Castello): ECFI 5 May 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the figurative Community mark Castello – Earlier national figurative mark ‘Castello’ – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation No (EC) 207/2009 – Right to be heard – Second sentence of Article 75 of Regulation No … Continue reading Lidl Stiftung v OHMI – Horno Del Espinar (Castello): ECFI 5 May 2015

Sherwin-Williams Sweden v OHMI – Akzo Nobel Coatings International (Arti): ECFI 11 Dec 2014

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community trade mark ARTI – Earlier Benelux word mark ARTITUDE and international registration of the earlier Benelux trade mark ARTITUDE – Refusal to register – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the signs – Identical or highly similar goods – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation … Continue reading Sherwin-Williams Sweden v OHMI – Akzo Nobel Coatings International (Arti): ECFI 11 Dec 2014

Cantina Broglie 1 v OHMI – Camera Di Commercio, Industria, Artigianato E Agricoltura Di Verona (Ripassa Zenato): ECFI 27 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark Ripassa ZENATO – Earlier national word mark RIPASSO – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No. 207 / 2009 T-154/11, [2014] EUECJ T-154/11, ECLI: EU: T: 2014 997 Bailii … Continue reading Cantina Broglie 1 v OHMI – Camera Di Commercio, Industria, Artigianato E Agricoltura Di Verona (Ripassa Zenato): ECFI 27 Nov 2014

Cantina Broglie 1 v OHMI – Camera Di Commercio, Industria, Artigianato E Agricoltura Di Verona (Zenato Ripassa): ECFI 27 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark ZENATO Ripassa – Earlier national word mark RIPASSO – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No. 207 / 2009 T-153/11, [2014] EUECJ T-153/11, ECLI: EU: T: 2014 998 Bailii … Continue reading Cantina Broglie 1 v OHMI – Camera Di Commercio, Industria, Artigianato E Agricoltura Di Verona (Zenato Ripassa): ECFI 27 Nov 2014

Evonik Oil Additives v OHMI – BRB International (Viscotech): ECFI 19 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark Viscotech – national and international word marks earlier VISCOPLEX – Proof of the territorial scope and validity of an earlier international brand – Rule 19, paragraph 2, and Rule 20 paragraph 1 of Regulation (EC) No 2868/95 – Relative ground … Continue reading Evonik Oil Additives v OHMI – BRB International (Viscotech): ECFI 19 Nov 2014

Repsol v OHMI – Argiles (Electrolinera): ECFI 18 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark Electrolinera – Earlier national word mark Electrolinera – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No 207 / 2009 S. Papasavvas, P T-308/13, [2014] EUECJ T-308/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No … Continue reading Repsol v OHMI – Argiles (Electrolinera): ECFI 18 Nov 2014

Natura Selection v OHMI – AFOI Anezoulaki (Natur): ECFI 13 Nov 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark natur – Earlier application for the figurative mark natura – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M. van der Woude, P T-549/10, [2014] EUECJ T-549/10, ECLI:EU:T:2014:949 Bailii Regulation (EC) … Continue reading Natura Selection v OHMI – AFOI Anezoulaki (Natur): ECFI 13 Nov 2014

URB Rulmenti Suceava v OHMI – Adiguzel (URB): ECFI 7 Nov 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – Community word mark URB – Earlier national collective word mark URB and earlier national collective figurative mark URB – Absolute ground for refusal – No bad faith on the part of the proprietor of the Community trade mark – Article 52(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No … Continue reading URB Rulmenti Suceava v OHMI – Adiguzel (URB): ECFI 7 Nov 2014

Novartis v OHMI – Tenimenti Angelini (Linex): ECFI 16 Oct 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark LINEX – Earlier national word mark LINES PERLA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 76(1), in fine, of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation No 207/2009 A. Dittrich (Rapporteur), P T-444/12, [2014] … Continue reading Novartis v OHMI – Tenimenti Angelini (Linex): ECFI 16 Oct 2014

Arnoldo Mondadori Editore v OHMI – Grazia Equity (Grazia): ECFI 26 Sep 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark GRAZIA – Earlier national figurative mark GRAZIA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Lack of similarity between the goods – Article 8(5) of Regulation No 207/2009 – Reputation … Continue reading Arnoldo Mondadori Editore v OHMI – Grazia Equity (Grazia): ECFI 26 Sep 2014

Sanofi v OHMI – GP Pharm (Gepral): ECFI 24 Sep 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – International registration designating the European Community – Word mark GEPRAL – Earlier international word mark DELPRAL – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M. Prek, P T-493/12, [2014] EUECJ T-493/12 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 … Continue reading Sanofi v OHMI – GP Pharm (Gepral): ECFI 24 Sep 2014

Galileo International Technology v OHMI – ESA And Commission (Galileo): ECFI 11 Sep 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark GALILEO – Earlier Community word marks GALILEO – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – No similarity between the goods and services at issue G. Berardis P T-450/11, … Continue reading Galileo International Technology v OHMI – ESA And Commission (Galileo): ECFI 11 Sep 2014

Pik-Ko v EUIPO – Haribo Ricqles Zan (PIC Co) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 10 Nov 2021

EU trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – EU figurative mark P.I.C. Co. – Earlier national figurative mark PIK – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) – Article 53(1)(a) of Regulation No 207/2009 (now Article 60(1)(a) of Regulation 2017/1001) … Continue reading Pik-Ko v EUIPO – Haribo Ricqles Zan (PIC Co) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 10 Nov 2021

Societe Des Produits Nestle v EUIPO – Amiguitos Pets and Life (The Only One By Alphaspirit Wild and Perfect) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 17 Nov 2021

EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark THE ONLY ONE by alphaspirit wild and perfect – Earlier EU word mark ONE – Relative grounds for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) – Decision taken following … Continue reading Societe Des Produits Nestle v EUIPO – Amiguitos Pets and Life (The Only One By Alphaspirit Wild and Perfect) (EU Trade Mark – Judgment): ECFI 17 Nov 2021

Cadila Healthcare v OHMI – Novartis (Zydus): ECFI 15 Mar 2012

ECFI Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark ZYDUS – Earlier Community word mark ZIMBUS – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the goods – Similarity of the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 40/94 (now Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No … Continue reading Cadila Healthcare v OHMI – Novartis (Zydus): ECFI 15 Mar 2012

Novomatic v EUIPO – Granini France (Hot Joker): ECFI 19 Apr 2016

ECJ Judgment – EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU figurative mark HOT JOKER – Earlier national figurative mark Joker – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Obligation to state reasons – Article 75 of Regulation No 207/2009 – Article … Continue reading Novomatic v EUIPO – Granini France (Hot Joker): ECFI 19 Apr 2016

DM-Drogerie Markt -V- OHMI – Disenos Mireia (M): ECFI 25 Jun 2015

References: T-662/13, [2015] EUECJ T-662/13, ECLI:EU:T:2015:434 Links: Bailii ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark M – Earlier Community word mark dm – Relative ground for refusal – No similarity between the signs – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 … Continue reading DM-Drogerie Markt -V- OHMI – Disenos Mireia (M): ECFI 25 Jun 2015

J and Joy v EUIPO – Joy-Sportswear (Jn-Joy) T-388/15: ECFI 29 Mar 2017

ECJ (Judgment : Eu Trade Mark – Opposition Proceedings) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – EU word mark JN-JOY – Earlier national figurative mark joy SPORTSWEAR – Relative grounds for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the goods – Similarity of the signs – Assessment criteria – Composite mark – Article 8(1)(b) … Continue reading J and Joy v EUIPO – Joy-Sportswear (Jn-Joy) T-388/15: ECFI 29 Mar 2017

Stock Polska v EUIPO – Lass and Steffen (Lubelska): ECFI 19 Jan 2017

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark LUBELSKA – Earlier national word mark Lubeca – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Level of attention of the public – Similarity of the signs – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 Citations: ECLI:EU:T:2017:16, [2017] EUECJ T-701/15 … Continue reading Stock Polska v EUIPO – Lass and Steffen (Lubelska): ECFI 19 Jan 2017

Perry Ellis International Group v EUIPO – CG (P): ECFI 11 Oct 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark likely to be perceived as the letter ‘p’ – Earlier EU and national figurative marks P PROTECTIVE and P – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:602, [2016] EUECJ T-350/15 Bailii … Continue reading Perry Ellis International Group v EUIPO – CG (P): ECFI 11 Oct 2016

Satkirit Holdings v EUIPO – Advanced Mailing Solutions (Luvoworld): ECFI 27 Sep 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the EU word mark luvoworld – Earlier EU work mark luvo – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the goods and services – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-450/15, [2016] EUECJ T-450/15, ECLI:EU:T:2016:543 Bailii Regulation (EC) No … Continue reading Satkirit Holdings v EUIPO – Advanced Mailing Solutions (Luvoworld): ECFI 27 Sep 2016

Preferisco Foods v EUIPO – Piccardo and Savore (Preferisco): ECFI 14 Jul 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU figurative mark PREFERISCO – Earlier EU word mark I PREFERITI – Relative ground for refusal – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:414, [2016] EUECJ T-371/15 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual Property Updated: 19 January 2022; Ref: scu.566905

Aranynektar v EUIPO – Naturval Apacola (Natur-Bal): ECFI 3 May 2016

ECJ (Judgment) EU trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for EU word mark Natur-bal – Earlier EU word mark NATURVAL – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-503/15, [2016] EUECJ T-503/15 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 14 January 2022; … Continue reading Aranynektar v EUIPO – Naturval Apacola (Natur-Bal): ECFI 3 May 2016

Auyantepui Corp. v EUIPO – Magda Rose (Mr Jones): ECFI 12 Apr 2016

ECJ (Judgment) European Union trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for European Union figurative mark Mr Jones – Earlier international figurative mark Jones – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-8/15, [2016] EUECJ T-8/15 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual Property Updated: … Continue reading Auyantepui Corp. v EUIPO – Magda Rose (Mr Jones): ECFI 12 Apr 2016

El Corte Ingles v OHMI – Std Tekstil (Motortown): ECFI 18 Mar 2016

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Figurative Community trade mark Motortown – earlier international figurative mark M MOTOR – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No. 207 / 2009 T-785/14, [2016] EUECJ T-785/14 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual … Continue reading El Corte Ingles v OHMI – Std Tekstil (Motortown): ECFI 18 Mar 2016

Credentis v OHMI – Aldi Karlslunde (Curodont): ECFI 10 Mar 2016

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark ‘Curodont’ – Earlier national word mark ‘Eurodont’ – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2016:136, [2016] EUECJ T-53/15 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual Property Updated: 12 January … Continue reading Credentis v OHMI – Aldi Karlslunde (Curodont): ECFI 10 Mar 2016

Infinite Cycle Works v OHMI – Chance Good Ent. (Infinity): ECFI 19 Feb 2016

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark INFINITY – Earlier Community word mark INFINI – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of T-30/15, [2016] EUECJ T-30/15, ECLI:EU:T:2016:87 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 10 January 2022; Ref: … Continue reading Infinite Cycle Works v OHMI – Chance Good Ent. (Infinity): ECFI 19 Feb 2016

Antica Azienda Agricola Vitivinicola Dei Conti Leone De Castris v OHMI – Vicente Gandia Pla (Illiria): ECFI 2 Feb 2016

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark ILLIRIA – Earlier Community word mark CASTILLO DE LIRIA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-541/14, [2016] EUECJ T-541/14 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual Property … Continue reading Antica Azienda Agricola Vitivinicola Dei Conti Leone De Castris v OHMI – Vicente Gandia Pla (Illiria): ECFI 2 Feb 2016

CBM v OHMI – Aeronautica Militare (Trecolore) T-227/14: ECFI 7 Oct 2015

(Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark Trecolore – Earlier Community and national word and figurative marks FRECCE TRICOLORI – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 ECLI:EU:T:2015:760, [2015] EUECJ T-227/14 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European Intellectual Property … Continue reading CBM v OHMI – Aeronautica Militare (Trecolore) T-227/14: ECFI 7 Oct 2015

The Smiley Company v OHMI – The Swatch Group Management Services (Happy Time): ECFI 15 Jul 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark HAPPY TIME – Earlier international word mark HAPPY HOURS – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M.E. Martins Ribeiro, P T-352/14, [2015] EUECJ T-352/14 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 02 … Continue reading The Smiley Company v OHMI – The Swatch Group Management Services (Happy Time): ECFI 15 Jul 2015

Yoo Holdings v OHMI – Eckes-Granini Group (Yoo): ECFI 4 Jun 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark YOO – Earlier national and international word marks YO – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 S Papasavvas, P T-562/14, [2015] EUECJ T-562/14, ECLI:EU:T:2015:363 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) … Continue reading Yoo Holdings v OHMI – Eckes-Granini Group (Yoo): ECFI 4 Jun 2015

Cosmowell v OHMI – Haw Par (Gelenkgold): ECFI 7 May 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark GELENKGOLD – Earlier Community figurative mark representing a tiger – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Alteration of the distinctive character of the earlier mark – Similarity of the signs phonetically – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) … Continue reading Cosmowell v OHMI – Haw Par (Gelenkgold): ECFI 7 May 2015

Skype v OHMI – Sky And Sky Ip International (Skype): ECFI 5 May 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark skype – Earlier Community word mark SKY – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 H. Kanninen, P T-423/12, [2015] EUECJ T-423/12 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property … Continue reading Skype v OHMI – Sky And Sky Ip International (Skype): ECFI 5 May 2015

Chair Entertainment Group v OHMI – Libelle (Shadow Complex): ECJ 29 Apr 2015

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark SHADOW COMPLEX – Earlier Community word mark BusinessShadow – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 [2015] EUECJ T-717/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 30 December … Continue reading Chair Entertainment Group v OHMI – Libelle (Shadow Complex): ECJ 29 Apr 2015

Iglotex v Ohmi – Iglo Foods Group (Iglotex): ECFI 23 Apr 2015

ECJ (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark IGLOTEX – Earlier Community word mark IGLO – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 G. Berardis (Rapporteur), P T-282/13, [2015] EUECJ T-282/13, ECLI:EU:T:2015:226 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual … Continue reading Iglotex v Ohmi – Iglo Foods Group (Iglotex): ECFI 23 Apr 2015

Emsibeth v OHMI – Peek and Cloppenburg (Nael): ECFI 26 Mar 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark Nael – Earlier Community word mark Mc Neal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-596/13, [2015] EUECJ T-596/13, ECLI: EU: T: 2015 193 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual … Continue reading Emsibeth v OHMI – Peek and Cloppenburg (Nael): ECFI 26 Mar 2015

Mega Brands International v OHIM: ECJ 19 Mar 2015

ECJ Judgment – Appeal – Community trade mark – Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Article 8(1)(b) – Application for registration of the Community word mark MAGNEXT – Opposition by the proprietor of the earlier national word mark MAGNET 4 – Likelihood of confusion C-182/14, [2015] EUECJ C-182/14, ECLI:EU:C:2015:187 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, … Continue reading Mega Brands International v OHIM: ECJ 19 Mar 2015

Intermark v OHMI – Coca-Cola (Rienergy Cola): ECFI 18 Mar 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark RIENERGY Cola – Earlier Community figurative mark Coca-Cola and earlier Community word mark COCA-COLA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 S. Frimodt Nielsen, P T-384/13, [2015] EUECJ T-384/13, … Continue reading Intermark v OHMI – Coca-Cola (Rienergy Cola): ECFI 18 Mar 2015

Costa Crociere Spa v OHMI: ECFI 26 Feb 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark SAMSARA – Earlier Community word mark SAMSARA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-388/13, [2015] EUECJ T-388/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 28 … Continue reading Costa Crociere Spa v OHMI: ECFI 26 Feb 2015

Fetim v OHMI – Solid Floor (Solidfloor The Professional’s Choice): ECFI 11 Feb 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark Solidfloor The professional’s choice – Earlier national figurative mark SOLID floor, earlier trade name and domain name Solid Floor Ltd – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Similarity of the signs – Similarity of the goods … Continue reading Fetim v OHMI – Solid Floor (Solidfloor The Professional’s Choice): ECFI 11 Feb 2015

Boehringer Ingelheim International v OHMI – Lehning Entreprise (Angipax): ECFI 10 Feb 2015

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Community trade mark ANGIPAX – Earlier Community word mark ANTISTAX – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No 207 / 2009 Mme M. Martins Ribeiro (Rapporteur), P T-368/13, [2015] EUECJ T-368/13, ECLI: EU: T: … Continue reading Boehringer Ingelheim International v OHMI – Lehning Entreprise (Angipax): ECFI 10 Feb 2015

Max Mara Fashion Group v OHMI – Mackays Stores (M and Co): ECFI 3 Dec 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark MandCo. – Earlier Community and national figurative marks MAXandCo. – Earlier national word mark MAXandCO. – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M Prek, P ECLI:EU:T:2014:1020, [2014] EUECJ T-272/13 Bailii … Continue reading Max Mara Fashion Group v OHMI – Mackays Stores (M and Co): ECFI 3 Dec 2014

Skysoft Computersysteme v OHMI – British Sky Broadcasting Group And Sky Ip International (Skysoft): ECFI 15 Oct 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark SKYSOFT – Earlier Community word mark SKY – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M. Prek, P T-262/13, [2014] EUECJ T-262/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property … Continue reading Skysoft Computersysteme v OHMI – British Sky Broadcasting Group And Sky Ip International (Skysoft): ECFI 15 Oct 2014

Laboratoires Polive v OHMIi – Arbora and Ausonia (Dodie): ECFI 8 Oct 2014

ECFI (Judgment) Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark DODIE – Earlier national word mark DODOT – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Power to alter decisions G. Berardis (Rapporteur), P T-77/13, [2014] EUECJ T-77/13, ECLI:EU:T:2014:862 Bailii Regulation … Continue reading Laboratoires Polive v OHMIi – Arbora and Ausonia (Dodie): ECFI 8 Oct 2014

Tifosi Optics v OHMI – Tom Tailor (T): ECFI 7 Oct 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark T – Earlier Community figurative mark T – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 H. Kanninen, P T-531/12, [2014] EUECJ T-531/12, ECLI:EU:T:2014:855 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual … Continue reading Tifosi Optics v OHMI – Tom Tailor (T): ECFI 7 Oct 2014

Lausitzer Fruchteverarbeitung v OHMI – Rivella International (Holzmichel): ECFI 1 Oct 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community figurative mark Holzmichel – international figurative marks Michel and Michel POWER – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-263/13, [2014] EUECJ T-263/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, … Continue reading Lausitzer Fruchteverarbeitung v OHMI – Rivella International (Holzmichel): ECFI 1 Oct 2014

Nuna International v OHMI – Nanunana Joachim Hoepp (Nuna): ECFI 23 Sep 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark nuna – Earlier Community word marks NANA and NANU-NANA – Relative ground for refusal – No likelihood of confusion – No similarity between the goods – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 S. Papasavvas, P T-195/12, [2014] EUECJ … Continue reading Nuna International v OHMI – Nanunana Joachim Hoepp (Nuna): ECFI 23 Sep 2014

Goldsteig Kasereien Bayerwald v OHIM: ECJ 4 Sep 2014

ECJ Order Of The Court – Appeal – Community trade mark – Figurative mark containing the word element ‘Goldstuck’ – Opposition by the proprietor of the Community word mark Goldsteig – Article 8, paragraph 1 b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – No likelihood of confusion – Opposition rejected – Appeal in part manifestly inadmissible … Continue reading Goldsteig Kasereien Bayerwald v OHIM: ECJ 4 Sep 2014

Micrus Endovascular v OHMI – Laboratorios Delta: ECFI 10 Sep 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark DELTA – Earlier national and international figurative marks DELTA PORTUGAL and company name LABORATORIOS DELTA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 A. Dittrich, P T-218/12, [2014] EUECJ T-218/12, ECLI:EU:T:2014:760 … Continue reading Micrus Endovascular v OHMI – Laboratorios Delta: ECFI 10 Sep 2014

Nanunana Joachim Hoepp v OHMI – Stal-Florez Botero (La Nana): ECFI 16 Jul 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Invalidity proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark ‘la nana’ – Earlier national word mark NANA – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – No genuine use of the earlier mark – Article 57(2) and (3) of … Continue reading Nanunana Joachim Hoepp v OHMI – Stal-Florez Botero (La Nana): ECFI 16 Jul 2014

Endoceutics v OHMI – Merck (Femivia): ECFI 16 Jul 2014

ECJ Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark FEMIVIA – Earlier Community word mark FEMIBION – International registration designating the European Community of the earlier figurative mark femibion – Relative ground for refusal – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009) T-324/13, [2014] … Continue reading Endoceutics v OHMI – Merck (Femivia): ECFI 16 Jul 2014

Advance Magazine Publishers v OHMI – Montres Tudor (Glamour): ECFI 4 Jul 2014

ECFI Judgment – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community word mark GLAMOUR – Earlier international mark TUDOR GLAMOUR – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 M. Prek, P T-1/13, [2014] EUECJ T-1/13 Bailii Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 8(1)(b) European, Intellectual Property Updated: 16 December 2021; … Continue reading Advance Magazine Publishers v OHMI – Montres Tudor (Glamour): ECFI 4 Jul 2014

Basic AG Lebensmittelhandel v OHMI – Repsol YPF (Basic): ECFI 26 Jun 2014

Judgment Of The Court Of First Instance – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for the Community figurative mark basic – Earlier Community figurative mark BASIC – Relative ground for refusal – Similarity of the services – Likelihood of confusion – Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 T-372/11, [2014] EUECJ T-372/11, ECLI:EU:T:2014:585 … Continue reading Basic AG Lebensmittelhandel v OHMI – Repsol YPF (Basic): ECFI 26 Jun 2014

Industrias Alen Sa De Cv v Office For Harmonisation In The Internal Market (Trade Marks And Designs): ECJ 30 Jan 2014

ECJ Appeal – Article 181 of the Rules of Procedure – Community trade mark – Opposition proceedings – Application for Community word mark CLORALEX – Earlier national word mark CLOROX – Likelihood of confusion – Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 – Article 8(1)(b) – Cross-appeal – Article 176 of the Rules of Procedure – Requirement to … Continue reading Industrias Alen Sa De Cv v Office For Harmonisation In The Internal Market (Trade Marks And Designs): ECJ 30 Jan 2014