Blow for Deutsche Post: General Court finds no likelihood of confusion between POST marks
In Deutsche Post AG v European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) (Case T-118/16, February 20 2018), the General Court has upheld a decision of the First Board of Appeal of the EUIPO in which the latter had found that there was no likelihood of confusion between marks which shared the word element 'post', and had ruled out the existence of a link between the signs in the mind of the relevant public.
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