General Court upholds invalidity of sweet container design based on similarity to existing trade mark

By Rao N.

Abstract

BMB sp.z o.o v EUIPO (Case T-695/15), 3 October 2017The General Court has shed further light on the circumstances in which a Community design will be considered invalid due to its use of an existing distinctive sign within the meaning of Article 25(1)(e) of Regulation No 6/2002. The court held …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice