Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/234/16
Decision date
12 May 2016
Hearing Officer
Mr O Morris
Mark
Solispost
Classes
06, 09

Grounds

  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's use in the UK
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Breakdown of former business relationship
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Passing off (Issues arising from Registry proceedings)
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Standard of proof (evidential issues)
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Trivial v minimal goodwill

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