Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/279/01
Decision date
29 June 2001
Hearing Officer
Mr D Morgan
Mark
DELIA’S
Classes
03
Applicant
dELIA*s Inc
Opponent
Buttress BV
Opposition
Sections 5(2)(b)

Result

Section 5(2)(b) - Opposition failed

Points Of Interest

  • 1. An interesting comparison of the marks DELIA’S v DELIAL.

Summary

The opposition was based on the opponents’ various registrations of their mark DELIAL. It was accepted that the goods were identical; the matter therefore came down to a comparison of the marks. On this point the Hearing Officer found no likelihood of confusion between the mark DELIA’S and DELIAL.

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