The UK Patent Office and OHIM's conflicting approaches to reading class headings have caused difficulties in trade mark applications for quite some time. The IP TRANSLATOR test case was brought by CIPA in an attempt to resolve the issue.
Three questions were referred to the CJEU:
What does the CJEU's decision mean for future trade mark applications?
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|Date:||Published Monday 23 July 2012|
|CPD hours:||1 hour|