Yellow Arc at Bottom of Screen Held to Lack Distinctive Character

    View Author April 2014

    In Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH & Co. KG (Sartorius) v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) (Case T-331/12), the General Court has confirmed the decision of the First Board of Appeal finding that the Community trademark (CTM) application for the following mark was devoid of any distinctive character.

    This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in March 2014. For further information, please go to the World Trademark Review website