IP case law Court of Justice

Referral C-541/18 (Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt, 21 Aug 2018)



Does a sign have distinctive character when there are in practice significant and obvious possibilities for it to be used as an indication of origin in respect of goods or services, even if this is not the most likely form of use of the sign?




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