CFI stubs out Iranian Tobacco appeals

    February 2010

    In Cases T- 223/08 & T-245/08 Iranian Tobacco Co. v. OHIM (3 December 2009) the CFI has dismissed the appeals against two decisions of OHIM's Board of Appeal and upheld the applications for revocation on the ground of non-use of Community trade mark registrations of BAHMAN and device and TIR and device for cigarettes and tobacco in class 34.