IP case law Court of Justice

Appeal loged on 29 Nov 2018, C-744/18 (Volkswagen v EUIPO)

EU trade mark - Opposition proceedings - Application for EU figurative mark MAIN AUTO WHEELS - Earlier EU figurative marks VW - Absolute ground for refusal - No similarity of the signs - Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 8(1)(b) and (5) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) - Obligation to state reasons - First sentence of Article 75 of Regulation No 207/2009 (now first sentence of Article 94(1) of Regulation 2017/1001

Case details on the CJEU website (external link)

CFI decision T-623/16 on the CJEU website (external link)