Average Visual Similarity of Figurative Marks Sufficient to Cause Confusion

    May 2012

    In Mustang - Bekleidungswerke GmbH & Co KG v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) (Case T-379/08, March 15 2012), the General Court has rejected Mustang -  Bekleidungswerke GmbH & Co KG’s appeal against a decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of OHIM in which the latter had upheld an opposition by Decathlon SA.