Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/195/19
Decision date
11 April 2019
Hearing Officer
Mr M Bryant
Mark
ECS EUROPEAN CHAINSAW STANDARDS/ECC EUROPEAN CHAINSAW CERTIFICATE/ECC European Chainsaw Certificate/ECS EUROPEAN CHAINSAW STANDARDS/ICC INTERNATIONAL CHAINSAW CERTIFICATE/ICS INTERNATIONAL CHAINSAW STANDARDS/ICS INTERNATIONAL CHAINSAW STANDARDS/ICC INTERNATIONAL CHAINSAW CERTIFICATE
Classes
09, 16, 41

Grounds

  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's mark outside the UK
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Breach of agreement between the parties
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Application by local agent / UK distributor problems
  • Revocation / Proof of Use - Dates - calculation of dates
  • Revocation / Proof of Use - Dates - genuine use
  • Revocation / Proof of Use - Dates - use as a trade mark
  • Procedural Issues - Costs – litigants in person, actual, security for

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