Official Journal of the European Union

C 301/40

Action brought on 29 June 2018 — Hugo’s Hotel v EUIPO — H’ugo’s (Hugo’s Burger Bar)

(Case T-397/18)

(2018/C 301/54)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Hugo’s Hotel Ltd (St. Julians, Malta) (represented by: R. Sladden, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: H’ugo’s GmbH (München, Germany)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Applicant of the trade mark at issue: Applicant before the General Court

Trade mark at issue: Application for European Union figurative mark Hugo’s Burger Bar in red, black and white — Application for registration No 14 608 806

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 2 May 2018 in Case R 1879/2017-4

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

Overturn the Board of Appeal’s Decision;

Declare that the Application Number 014608806 may proceed to registration

Pleas in law

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