Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/316/08
Decision date
26 November 2008
Appointed Person
Ms A Michaels
Mark
TIME MACHINE Series of 2 TIME MACHINE
Classes
09
Applicant for Revocation
Aitman & Associates
Registered Proprietor
Apple Inc
Revocation
Section 46(1)(b). Appeal to the Appointed Person. Award of costs

Result

Award of costs to the registered proprietor.

Points Of Interest

  • 1. See Hearing Officer’s decision dated 8 April 2008 (BL O/100/08).
  • 2. See Appointed Person’s decision dated 10 November 08(BL O/306/08)

Summary

In her decision dated 10 November 2008 (BL O/306/08) the Appointed Person rejected the appeal against the Hearing Officer’s decision of 8 April 2008 (BL O/100/08). She allowed the parties to make written submissions as to the award of costs.

The Appointed Person decided that an appropriate scale award would be £2,100 but she abated this sum by £500 as the applicant had had some measure of success with its appeal. The sum of £1,600 therefore, awarded to the registered proprietor, together with the sum of £2,000 awarded by the Hearing Officer.

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