Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/127/05
Decision date
29 April 2005
Appointed Person
Mr Geoffrey Hobbs QC
Mark
The QUORN HUNT
Classes
09, 13, 16, 18, 21, 25, 41
Applicant/Appellant
The Secretary to the Quorn Hunt
Opponent/Respondent
Harlow Foods Ltd
Appeal to the Appointed Person against the decision of the Registrar’s Hearing Officer in Opposition proceedings.

Result

Appeal and opposition withdrawn, with the Registrar’s agreement and with no order as to costs. Application remitted to the Registrar for further processing.

Points Of Interest

  • Withdrawal of appeal with consent.

Summary

At first instance (see BL O/319/04) the Registrar’s Hearing Officer had found for the opponent except in respect of a small range of goods in Class 16.

The applicant appealed but in the meantime the parties had arrived at a co-existence agreement. The Registrar had confirmed that he had no objection to the withdrawal of the opposition and that the application, in a modified form, could proceed to registration.

The Hearing Officer’s determinations were therefore discharged, the appeal was withdrawn, with no order as to costs: the opposition was withdrawn and the application remitted to the Registrar for further processing

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