Judgment of the General Court (Sixth Chamber) of 20 July 2017

Diesel SpA v European Union Intellectual Property Office

EU trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for an EU figurative mark representing a curved and angled line — Earlier EU figurative mark representing a capital letter ‘D’ — Relative ground for refusal — Likelihood of confusion — Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009

Case T-521/15


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
11/08/2017 Diesel v EUIPO - Sprinter megacentros del deporte (Représentation d'une ligne incurvée et coudée)
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2017:536
20/07/2017 Diesel v EUIPO - Sprinter megacentros del deporte (Représentation d'une ligne incurvée et coudée)
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:T:2017:536
20/07/2017 Diesel v EUIPO - Sprinter megacentros del deporte (Représentation d'une ligne incurvée et coudée)
Application (OJ)
30/10/2015 Diesel v EUIPO - Sprinter megacentros del deporte (Représentation d'une ligne incurvée et coudée)
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Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.03 European Union trade mark
      4.11.03.04 Procedure and legal proceedings
        4.11.03.04.03 Appeals
          4.11.03.04.03.02 Actions before the Courts of the European Union
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.03 European Union trade mark
      4.11.03.02 Relative grounds for refusal
        4.11.03.02.02 Likelihood of confusion with an earlier mark
          4.11.03.02.02.00 General
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.03 European Union trade mark
      4.11.03.02 Relative grounds for refusal
        4.11.03.02.02 Likelihood of confusion with an earlier mark
          4.11.03.02.02.00 General
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.03 European Union trade mark
      4.11.03.02 Relative grounds for refusal
        4.11.03.02.07 Signs examined
          4.11.03.02.07.02 Likelihood of confusion with an earlier mark
            4.11.03.02.07.02.02 Figurative marks applied for
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.03 European Union trade mark
      4.11.03.02 Relative grounds for refusal
        4.11.03.02.02 Likelihood of confusion with an earlier mark
          4.11.03.02.02.00 General


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References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 07/09/2015

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

20/07/2017


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 283 from 28.08.2017, p.33

Application: OJ C 381 from 16.11.2015, p.48

Name of the parties

Diesel v EUIPO - Sprinter megacentros del deporte (Représentation d'une ligne incurvée et coudée)

Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • Intellectual, industrial and commercial property
  • - Trade marks

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : application granted

Formation of the Court

sixième chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Csehi

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

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