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Action brought on 22 March 2018 — Porsche v EUIPO — Autec (Motor vehicles)

(Case T-209/18)

Language in which the application was lodged: German


Applicant: Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG (Stuttgart, Germany) (represented by: C. Klawitter, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Autec AG (Nuremberg, Germany)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Proprietor of the design at issue: Applicant

Design at issue: Community design No 1230593-0001

Contested decision: Decision of the Third Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 19 January 2018 in Case R 945/2016-3

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision and dismiss the application for a declaration of invalidity in respect of the contested Community design No 1230593-0001.

Pleas in law

Infringement of Article 5 of Regulation No 6/2002;

Infringement of Article 6 of Regulation No 6/2002.