AG says TM successor in title can file oppositions

03-05-2018

AG says TM successor in title can file oppositions

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An advocate general (AG) has confirmed that a prospective trademark owner but who is not yet the registered owner is nonetheless entitled to file a notice of opposition in relation to that mark.


Court of Justice of the European Union, advocate general Yves Bot, SMSC Europe GmbH, Microchip Technology, QuaMa Quality Management GmbH

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