Official Journal of the European Union

C 82/55

Judgment of the General Court of 13 December 2018 — Multifit v EUIPO (fit+fun)

(Case T-94/18) (1)

((EU trade mark - Application for EU word mark fit+fun - Absolute ground for refusal - Lack of distinctiveness - Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001))

(2019/C 82/66)

Language of the case: German


Applicant: Multifit Tiernahrungs GmbH (Krefeld, Germany) (represented by: N. Weber and L. Thiel, lawyers)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (represented by: M. Fischer, D. Walicka, M. Eberl and A. Sesma Merino, acting as Agents)


Action brought against the decision of the First Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 7 December 2017 (Case R 847/2017-1) concerning the registration of the word mark fit+fun as an EU trade mark.

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the action;


Orders Multifit Tiernahrungs GmbH to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 134, 16.4.2018.