Materials 2019

4.6.2019 TRADE MARK CASE CLINIC

Case T‑795/17,  Carlos Moreira, residing in Guimarães (Portugal) v European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) http://curia.europa.eu/juris/document/document.jsf?text=&docid=214045&pageIndex=0&doclang=EN&mode=lst&dir=&occ=first&part=1&cid=4676073

Please pay attention to the following and try to identify rules and legal concepts:

  • who are the parties; who wins and who loses trademark rights
  • is there an existing trademark that has been infringed?
  • what is the legal basis for applying for a mark, opposing a mark or invalidating a registration?
  • how about evidence how/when do you proceed and what can you claim? Who has the burden of proof?

6.6.2019 PATENT CASE CLINIC

EPO G03/08

7.6.2019 GI/PLANT VARIETY CASE CLINIC