Hultafors Group AB V OHIM

    April 2013

    The General Court has upheld an OHIM Board of Appeal decision confirming that there was a likelihood of confusion between a figurative Community trade mark application incorporating the word “Snickers” and an earlier Italian registration of KICKERS, both for goods in class 25, mainly clothing, footwear and headgear.

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