22.1.2018   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 22/50


Action brought on 15 November 2017 — TrekStor v EUIPO — Beats Electronics (i.Beat)

(Case T-748/17)

(2018/C 022/66)

Language in which the application was lodged: English

Parties

Applicant: TrekStor Ltd (Hong-Kong, China) (represented by: O. Spieker, M. Alber, A. Schönfleisch, lawyers)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Beats Electronics LLC (Culver City, California, United States)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Proprietor of the trade mark at issue: Applicant

Trade mark at issue: EU word mark ‘i.Beat’– EU trade mark No 5 009 139

Procedure before EUIPO: Proceedings for a declaration of invalidity

Contested decision: Decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 12 September 2017 in Joined Cases R 2175/2016-4 and R 2213/2016-4

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision insofar as it dismisses the appeal of the Applicant against the decision of the Defendant’s Cancellation Division dated September 29th, 2016 and thus upholds the Cancellation Applicant’s application for revocation and revokes the Applicant’s rights in respect of European Union trade mark No 005009139

dismiss of Cancellation Applicant’s application for revocation;

order the Cancellation Applicant and EUIPO to pay the costs of the proceedings including the costs necessarily incurred by the Applicant before the Board of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).

Pleas in law

Infringement of Article 58(1)(a), of Regulation No 2017/1001;

Infringement of Article 18(1)(a) of Regulation No 2017/1001.