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Case T-268/18: Action brought on 27 April 2018 — Sandrone v EUIPO — J. Garcia Carrion (Luciano Sandrone)


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Action brought on 27 April 2018 — Sandrone v EUIPO — J. Garcia Carrion (Luciano Sandrone)

(Case T-268/18)

2018/C 231/48Language in which the application was lodged: English

Parties

Applicant: Luciano Sandrone (Barolo, Italy) (represented by: A. Borra, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: J. Garcia Carrion, SA (Jumilla, Spain)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Applicant of the trade mark at issue: Applicant

Trade mark at issue: EU word mark ‘Luciano Sandrone’ — Application for registration No 14 416 598

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Second Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 26 February 2018 in Case R 1207/2017-2

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO to pay the costs.

Pleas in law

Lack of evidence of genuine use of the earlier mark in accordance with Article 42 (2) and (3) of Regulation No 2017/1001.

Infringement of Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation No 2017/1001.