The German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA) recently re-confirmed it will not change the way it examines trademark applications in Germany as a result of the Court of Justice of the European Union’s (CJEU) IP Translator ruling, casting further doubt on its application in other national trademark offices and courts.
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CJEU, IP Translator, DPMA, class headings, trademark registration