Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/026/15
Decision date
19 January 2015
Hearing Officer
Mrs A Corbett
Mark
HTC One Max
Classes
09, 36, 38, 42

Grounds

  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Devoid of character - letters / numerals
  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Devoid of character - word marks
  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Descriptiveness - other characteristic of goods or services
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - No intention to use
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's use in the UK
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Distinctive and dominant components
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Treatment of descriptive / allusive elements
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Particular visual / aural / conceptual considerations

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