The trademark XEIΡOΠOIHTO ΠΡOΪΟΝ CROISSINI HAND MADE PRODUCT was filed by Panagiotis Kalonomos, a national of the Hellenic Republic (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on July 15, 2001, and received two oppositions.
There are two Oppositions claimed against trademark.
The first opposition filed on October 21, 2001 by PAPPAS BROTHERS on Earlier sign & right to prohibit use of later TM under national law. and its proceedings were handled in English The second opposition filed on October 3, 2001 by Martin Braun Backmittel und Essenzen KG on (a) Identity of marks and Goods and Services, (b) Likelihood of confusion. the opponent was represented by MAI RECHTSANWÄLTE and its proceedings were handled in English
The application was filed in Greek, and Greek was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
The Opposition with reference B 000441594 was partially refused EUTMA/IR according to Article 8(1)(b) CTMR with decision issued on November 21, 2004 by the EUIPO.
Goods And Services
The mark was filed in class 29 with following description of goods:
Meat, fish, poultry and game
Meat extracts, preserved, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables
Jellies, jams, eggs, milk and milk products
Edible oils and fats, tinned food, vegetables preserved in vinegar (pickles).
The mark was filed in class 30 with Coffee, tea, cocoa, sugar, rice, honey, treacle, salt, mustard, pepper, vinegar, sauces (condiments) and ice..
The mark was filed in class 31 with following description of goods:
Agricultural, horticultural and forestry products and grains not included in other classes
Live animals, fresh fruit and vegetables
Seeds, natural plants and flowers
Foodstuffs for animals, malt.
The mark was filed in class 32 with Beers, mineral and aerated waters and other non-alcoholic beverages, syrups and other preparations for making beverages.
The mark was filed in class 33 with Wines, alcoholic beverages, liqueurs.
The mark was filed in class 42 with Providing of food and drink, temporary accommodation, medical, hygienic and beauty care, veterinary and agricultural services, legal services, scientific and industrial research, computer programming.