Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/588/01
Decision date
19 December 2001
Appointed Person
Professor Ruth Annand
Mark
AWEAR
Classes
16, 36, 41, 42
Applicants/Respondents
AWEAR
Opponents/Appellants
A-WEAR LIMITED/BROWN THOMAS GROUP LIMITED
Appeal to the Appointed Person in Opposition Proceedings

Result

Opposition withdrawn, subject to filing of TM21.

Points Of Interest

  • None

Summary

This was an appeal from the Hearing Officer’s decision of 30 July 2001 (see BL O/324/01), which had been taken on the basis of the papers filed in the proceedings. During the course of the appeal hearing the Appointed Person detected a misunderstanding existing between the parties concerning the intended use of the mark. This was cleared up and a revised specification agreed which would allow the application to proceed unopposed.

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