Prior Art to Twin Spray Bottle UK Registered Designs

    August 2009

    Registered designs 4001559 and 4001666 in the name of Central Vista (M) SDN BHD and applications for invalidation (23/07 and 24/07) by Pemi Trade s.r.o (Decision O-137-09 dated 18 May 2009)

    Pemi Trade s.r.o ("Pemi") provides a recent example in this decision as to how the application and publication of a Community Registered Design can invalidate UK design registrations, in this case, those UK design registrations of Central Vista (M) SDN BHD ("Central").

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