Marianna KULL et Mélanie VILLANOVA

Good news for Allergan as General Court confirms genuine use of JUVEDERM ULTRA in Class 5

This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in December 2020. For further information, please go to www.worldtrademarkreview.com Dermavita sought the revocation of Allergan’s mark JUVEDERM ULTRA on the ground of non-use The EUIPO found that there had been genuine use of the mark in relation to goods in Class 5 …

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Shoot for the moon (boots) and if you miss, you’ll land… with a non-distinctive mark

This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in September 2020). For further information, please go to www.worldtrademarkreview.com. The Cancellation Division cancelled Tecnica’s 3D mark for the shape of the moon boots for all footwear products in Class 25 The Board of Appeal confirmed, considering that the characteristics invoked by Tecnica …

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Trademarks can have a makeover without affecting their distinctiveness or genuine use

This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in July 2020. For further information, please go to www.worldtrademarkreview.com. Dermavita filed an action for the cancellation of Allergan’s JUVÉDERM mark in Class 5 on the ground of non-use Allergan submitted proof of use and the action was rejected; on appeal, Dermavita argued …

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