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Document 62017TN0779

Case T-779/17: Action brought on 30 November 2017 — United Wineries v EUIPO — Compañía de Vinos Miguel Martín (VIÑA ALARDE)

OJ C 42, 5.2.2018, p. 31–32 (BG, ES, CS, DA, DE, ET, EL, EN, FR, HR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, FI, SV)



Official Journal of the European Union

C 42/31

Action brought on 30 November 2017 — United Wineries v EUIPO — Compañía de Vinos Miguel Martín (VIÑA ALARDE)

(Case T-779/17)

(2018/C 042/45)

Language in which the application was lodged: Spanish


Applicant: United Wineries, SA (Cenicero, Spain) (represented by: J. Oria Sousa-Montes, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Compañía de Vinos Miguel Martín, SL (Cigales, Spain)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Applicant for the trade mark at issue: United Wineries, SA

Trade mark at issue: European Union word mark ‘VIÑA ALARDE’ — Application for registration No 13 390 521

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Fifth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 25 September 2017 in Case R 281/2017-5

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

declare the present action, together with its annexes, admissible;

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO to pay the costs.

Plea in law

Infringement of Article 42(2) and Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation No 207/2009.