Brick held to consist exclusively of shape necessary to obtain technical result 23 Sep 10
In Lego Juris A/S v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) (Case C-48/09, September 14 2010), the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) has upheld a decision of the General Court in which the latter had held that the shape of Lego Juris A/S's brick was functional and thus unregistrable under Article 7(1)(e)(ii) of the Community Trademark Regulation (40/94).
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