The trademark Milan Comic Con was filed by International Comic Corporation AB, a corporation established under the laws of the Kingdom of Sweden (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on June 19, 2017, and received two oppositions.
There are two Oppositions claimed against trademark.
The first opposition filed on September 18, 2017 by curcio, claudio on (a) Likelihood of confusion, (b) Unfair advantage and detriment to distinctiveness or repute. the opponent was represented by Di Amato, Alessio and its proceedings were handled in IT The second opposition filed on September 12, 2017 by A.C. Milan S.p.A. on Likelihood of confusion. the opponent was represented by PERANI & PARTNERS SPA and its proceedings were handled in IT
The application was filed in English, and English was also language of all opposition proceedings (Italian was selected as the second language).
Appointment and Replacement of representative of the trademark registration was recorded on October 27, 2017. Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on January 31, 2018.
The Opposition with reference B 002958950 was refused according to Article 8(1)(b) CTMR with decision issued on September 10, 2018 by the EUIPO.