Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/197/20
Decision date
30 March 2020
Hearing Officer
Mr M Williams
Mark
LONDON EAST INDIA LONDON DRY GIN POSH AND PALATABLE. TIP-TOP WITH TONIC.
Classes
32, 33

Grounds

  • 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 - Composite word and device marks
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Particular visual / aural / conceptual considerations
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Distinctive Character of Earlier Trade Mark - Any unusual issues
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Dilution Cases - Reputation

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