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Judgment of the General Court of 30 June 2021 – Acciona v EUIPO – Agencia Negociadora PB (REACCIONA)

(Case T-362/20) 1

(EU trade mark – Revocation proceedings – EU word mark REACCIONA – Genuine use of the mark – Article 51(1)(a) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 58(1)(a) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) – Existence of domestic legal proceedings – No proper reason for non-use)

Language of the case: Spanish

Parties

Applicant: Acciona SA (Alcobendas, Spain) (represented by: J. Erdozain López, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (represented by: J. Crespo Carrillo, acting as Agent)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal of EUIPO, intervener before the General Court: Agencia Negociadora PB SL (Las Rozas de Madrid, Spain) (represented by: I. Temiño Ceniceros and F. Ortega Sánchez, lawyers)

Re:

Action brought against the decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 2 April 2020 (Case R 652/2019-4), relating to revocation proceedings between Agencia Negociadora PB and Acciona.

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Acciona SA to bear its own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and by Agencia Negociadora PB SL.

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1     OJ C 255, 3.8.2020.