IP case law Court of Justice

Appeal loged on 21 Sep 2017, C-553/17 (Windfinder R & L v EUIPO)

European Union trade mark - Application for the EU word mark Windfinder - Absolute grounds for refusal - No distinctive character - Descriptiveness - Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 - Neologism - Insufficiently direct and specific connection with certain goods and services covered by the mark applied for - Power to alter decisions

Case details on the CJEU website (external link)

CFI decision T-395/16 on the CJEU website (external link)