18.3.2019   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 103/54


Action brought on 28 January 2019 — smart things solutions v EUIPO — Samsung Electronics (smart:)things)

(Case T-48/19)

(2019/C 103/70)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: smart things solutions GmbH (Seefeld, Germany) (represented by: R. Dissmann, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Samsung Electronics GmbH (Schwalbach am Taunus, Germany)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

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

Trade mark at issue: European Union figurative mark smart:)things in colours black and green — European Union trade mark No 10 914 836

Procedure before EUIPO: Cancellation proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 20 November 2018 in Case R 835/2018-4

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO to pay the costs.

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(1) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001 of the European Parliament and of the Council.