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Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 25 October 2018 — Enercon GmbH v European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), Gamesa Eólica, SL

(Case C-433/17 P) 1

(Appeal — EU trade mark — Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 — Article 7(1)(b) — Invalidity proceedings — Article 53 — EU colour mark consisting of blended shades of green — Partial declaration of invalidity — Remittal of the case to the Cancellation Division)

Language of the case: English


Appellant: Enercon GmbH (represented by: R. Böhm, Rechtsanwalt, and M. Silverleaf QC)

Other parties to the proceedings: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) (represented by: D. Botis, V. Ruzek and A. Folliard-Monguiral, acting as Agents), Gamesa Eólica, SL (represented by: A. Sanz Cerralbo, abogada)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

1.    Dismisses the appeal;

2.    Orders Enercon GmbH to pay the costs.


1 OJ C 412, 4.12.2017.