Posts from the Community Trademark Category

April 12, 2021 Color Marks – ECJ sets out details on 24 March 2021
July 04, 2019 When a striker acts as a defender: EU General Court’s decision “NEYMAR” (T-795/17)
January 07, 2019 European General Court: Distinctiveness of the Shape of an Amphora with a Bulge
September 07, 2018 WIPO publishes new version of Nice Classification for the year 2019
August 02, 2018 General Court: cannot be registered as an EU trademark
July 11, 2018 General Court: Decision on meeting genuine use deadlines set by the EUIPO
May 16, 2018 Marriott wins case against Austrian billionaire: General Court rules visual and conceptual similarity between figurative marks
May 04, 2018 Happy Star Wars Day and may the 4th be with you!
March 19, 2018 General Court of the European Union states no likelihood of confusion between “BEPOST” and “(e)POST” trademarks
March 05, 2018 LG´s Trademark „Dual Edge“ is descriptive in the EU
February 12, 2018 EUIPO on consequences of hard Brexit
February 01, 2018 Fraudsters sentenced to prison for sending misleading trademark invoices
April 27, 2016 Trying to escape the bite of the Crocodile
March 11, 2016 Adidas officially earning its stripes
December 21, 2015 EU: Significant changes to the trademark system
December 16, 2015 EU: Trademark reform package approved by the European Parliament on 15 December 2015
November 27, 2015 EGC: ELITEDISPLAY and ELITEPAD descriptive for the goods designated in the applications
October 08, 2015 Update of the OHIM Guidelines
November 19, 2014 Congratulations: OHIM celebrated its 20th anniversary
September 10, 2014 Change in examination of international registrations designated in the EU
September 03, 2014 Football trademark battle - Eagle Symbol of REAL infringes trademark rights
March 20, 2014 Presentations and Pictures of 2nd INTA / Munich Bar Association IP Paralegal Roundtable on 13 March 2014
March 12, 2014 EGC rules: Yellow curved line cannot be registered as a Community Trademark
March 05, 2014 Facebook vs. Parobook
February 03, 2014 Position mark - "button in the ear" of a teddy bear - not registrable as a Community Trademark
June 17, 2013 Top Community Trademark Applicants 2012
April 24, 2013 World Intellectual Property Day - 26 April 2013
January 16, 2013 Croatia will join European Union on July 1, 2013 - Community Trademarks & Designs will then cover 28 countries