Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/161/02
Decision date
8 April 2002
Hearing Officer
Mr J MacGillivray
Mark
FIRST PLACE
Classes
42
Registered Proprietor
Interchange & Consort Hotels Limited
Applicants for Revocation
Silverstone Haymarket Limited
Application for Revocation
Section 46(1)(b)

Result

Section 46(1)(b): - Failed.

Points Of Interest

  • None

Summary

The Hearing Officer concluded from the evidence that the mark had been used during the relevant period and such use was genuine. Such variations as there had been (ie in conjunction with the words BEST WESTERN) fell within the terms of Section 46(2)).

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