Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/324/17
Decision date
12 July 2017
Hearing Officer
Mr O Morris
Mark
NIF(UK)
Classes
06

Grounds

  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - No intention to use
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's use in the UK
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's mark outside the UK
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Application by local agent / UK distributor problems
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Breakdown of former business relationship
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Standard of proof (evidential issues)

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