Three colours red revisited—Bundesgerichtshof confirms registrability of abstract colour trade mark ‘Sparkassen-Rot’

By Clark B, Liakatou V.

Abstract

Sparkassen-Rot’, judgment of the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) of 21 July 2016, I ZB 52/16Applying the guidance provided by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in Oberbank and Santander (joined Cases C-217/13 and C-218/13, EU:C:2014:2012), the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) confirmed the registrability …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice