24.9.2018   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 341/26


Action brought on 26 July 2018 — Battelle Memorial Institute v EUIPO (HEATCOAT)

(Case T-469/18)

(2018/C 341/38)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: Battelle Memorial Institute (Columbus, Ohio, United States) (represented by: B. Brandreth QC)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Trade mark at issue: Application for European Union word mark HEATCOAT — Application for registration No 16 865 263

Contested decision: Decision of the Second Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 16 May2018 in Case R 36/2018-2

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision in its entirety; and

order EUIPO to pay the costs incurred by the Applicant, including the costs of the proceedings before the Board of Appeal.

Pleas in law

Infringement of Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001 of the European Parliament and of the Council;

Infringement of Article 95 of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001 of the European Parliament and of the Council.