Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/556/15
Decision date
27 November 2015
Hearing Officer
Mr M King
Mark
Saj Gourmet Mithai
Classes
30

Grounds

  • Section 3(1) Graphical Representation - Is it a sign?
  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Devoid of character - word marks
  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Descriptiveness - famous names / images
  • Section 3(1) Descriptiveness / Distinctiveness - Customary in the language etc. - customary in the language
  • Section 3(3) Immoral and Deceptive Marks - Deceptive as to nature, quality etc.
  • Section 3(6) Bad Faith - Knowledge of opponent's use in the UK
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Composite word marks
  • Sections 5(1), 5(2) and 5(3) Earlier Trade Marks - Treatment of descriptive / allusive elements
  • Other Issues - Treatment of foreign language words

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