Official Journal of the European Union

C 44/60

Order of the General Court of 22 November 2018 — Daico International v EUIPO — American Franchise Marketing (RoB)

(Case T-355/17) (1)

((EU trade mark - Cancellation proceedings - Figurative mark RoB - Declaration of invalidity - Article 60(1) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 (now Article 68(1) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001) - Article 75 of Regulation No 207/2009 (now Article 94 of Regulation 2017/1001) - Rule 49(3) of Regulation (EC) No 2868/95 (now Article 23(3) of Regulation (EU) 2018/625) - Rule 62(3) of Regulation No 2868/95 (now Article 58(3) of Regulation 2018/625) - Action manifestly lacking any foundation in law))

(2019/C 44/78)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Daico International BV (Amsterdam, Netherlands) (represented by: M. Kassner, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (represented by: A. Söder, acting as Agent)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal of EUIPO: American Franchise Marketing Ltd (London, United Kingdom)


Action brought against the decision of the Second Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 9 March 2017 (Case R 1405/2016-2), relating to cancellation proceedings between American Franchise Marketing and Daico International.

Operative part of the order


The action is dismissed.


Daico International BV shall pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 239, 24.7.2017.