Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/385/01
Decision date
6 September 2001
Hearing Officer
Mr J MacGillivray
Mark
MAXI-MIX
Classes
07
Applicant
Kenwood Marks Limited
Opponent
Magimix S.A.
Opposition
Sections 5(2)(b) & 5(4)(a)

Result

Section 5(2)(b): - Opposition successful.

Section 5(4)(a): - No formal finding.

Points Of Interest

  • Comparison of the marks MAXI-MIX v MAGIMIX

Summary

The opposition was based on the opponents’ mark MAGIMIX, in Class 7. Comparing the marks MAXI-MIX v MAGIMIX, the Hearing Officer concluded that there was a likelihood of confusion. The opposition under Section 5(2)(b) succeeded, therefore and the Hearing Officer did not go on to make a finding under Section 5(4)(a).

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