Official Journal of the European Union

C 363/26

Action brought on 30 August 2019 – Axactor v EUIPO – Axa (AXACTOR)

(Case T-594/19)

(2019/C 363/35)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Axactor SE (Oslo, Norway) (represented by: D. Stone, A. Dykes, A. Leonelli, Solicitors)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Axa SA (Paris, France)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

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

Trade mark at issue: Application for European Union word mark AXACTOR – Application for registration No 15 827 728

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 28 June 2019 in Case R 479/2018-4

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO and intervener to bear their own costs and pay for those of the applicant.

Plea in law

Infringement of Article 8(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001 of the European Parliament and of the Council.