Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/669/21
Decision date
14 September 2021
Hearing Officer
Mrs T Perks
Mark
KAALAR Basmati Sella Rice
Classes
30, 35

Grounds

  • 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 5(4) Earlier Rights - Passing off (Issues arising from Registry proceedings)
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Standard of proof (evidential issues)
  • Section 5(4) Earlier Rights - Copyright
  • Procedural Issues - Late filed defence

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