Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/349/01
Decision date
14 August 2001
Hearing Officer
Mr G Salthouse
Mark
FOREVER FRIENDS
Classes
03
Applicant
Pizaz Toiletries Limited
Opponent
Hallmark Cards UK
Opposition
Sections 3(6); 5(3) & 5(4)(a)

Result

Section 5(4)(a): - Opposition successful.

Section 3(6): - No formal finding.

Section 5(3): - No formal finding.

Points Of Interest

  • None

Summary

The opposition was based on the opponents’ use and registrations of their mark FOREVER FRIENDS, (and variants) registered in Classes 14, 16, 21 and 28 and used on a wider range of goods. The Hearing Officer considered the matter under Section 5(4)(a), in which he found the opponents’ claim established. The opposition therefore succeeded and no other findings were necessary.

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