Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/233/08
Decision date
11 August 2008
Hearing Officer
Mr G Salthouse
Mark
nlite
Classes
11
Applicant
Clive Wing
Opponents
Den Boer Beton Nieuw-Lekkerland BV
Opposition
Sections 5(2)(b) & 5(4)(a)

Result

Section 5(2)(b): Opposition successful. Section 5(4)(a): No formal finding.

Points Of Interest

  • Comparison of the marks IN-LITE v nlite.

Summary

The opposition was based on the mark IN-LITE in Class 11

The Hearing Officer found the goods to be identical and having compared the marks he found a likelihood of confusion. The Section 5(2)(b) objection having succeeded the Hearing Officer did not go on to consider the Section 5(4)(a) objection.

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