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Case T-385/18: Action brought on 25 June 2018 — Aldi v EUIPO — Crone (CRONE)


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Action brought on 25 June 2018 — Aldi v EUIPO — Crone (CRONE)

(Case T-385/18)

2018/C 285/56Language in which the application was lodged: German

Parties

Applicant: Aldi GmbH & Co. KG (Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany) (represented by: N. Lützenrath, U. Rademacher, C. Fürsen und M. Minkner, lawyers)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Christoph Michael Crone (Krefeld, Germany)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Applicant for registration: Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal

Trade mark at issue: Application for EU figurative mark CRONE No 14 854 533

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the First Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 14 March 2018 in Case R 1100/2017-1

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO to pay the costs.

Plea in law

Infringement of Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001 of the European Parliament and of the Council.