Official Journal of the European Union

C 80/16

Judgment of the General Court of 2 February 2012 — skytron energy v OHIM (arraybox)

(Case T-321/09) (1)

(Community trade mark - Application for Community word mark arraybox - Absolute ground for refusal - Descriptive character - Lack of distinctive character - Article 7(1)(b) and (c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)

2012/C 80/24

Language of the case: German


Applicant: skytron energy GmbH & Co. KG (Berlin, Germany) (represented by: H.J. Omsels and C. Danziger, lawyers)

Defendant: Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (represented by: S. Schäffner, Agent)


Action brought against the decision of the First Board of Appeal of OHIM of 4 June 2009 (Case R 1680/2008-1) concerning an application for registration of the word sign arraybox as a Community trade mark.

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the action;


Orders skytron energy GmbH & Co. KG to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 267, 7.11.2009.