Comparing apples with pears? A no go for the General Court

By Gommers C, Foscolos E.

Abstract

Case T-215/17, Pear Technologies Ltd v European Union Intellectual Property Office, ECLI:EU:T:2019:45The General Court overturned the opposition accepted by the Fifth Board of Appeal of Apple Inc based on Article 8(5) of the Trade Mark Regulation 2017/1001 against the figurative trade mark application with word element ‘PEAR’. …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice