EUTM file information

000151480

BIGFOOT


April 1, 1996

Trademark Summary

The trademark BIGFOOT was filed by Bigfoot 4X4, Inc., a U.S. corporation (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on November 17, 1997, and received one opposition filed on February 17, 1998 by Edgemond Group Limited on (a) Identity of marks and Goods and Services, (b) Likelihood of confusion, (c) Unfair advantage and detriment to distinctiveness or repute, (d) Earlier non registered TM & right to prohibit use of later TM under national law. the opponent was represented by BARKER BRETTELL LLP and proceedings were handled in English, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued February 17, 1998

The application was filed in English, and English was also language of all opposition proceedings (French was selected as the second language).

Cancellation Proceedings

A total of three cancellation proceedings were initiated against the trademark registration in 2000.The first Cancellation was filed by Bigfoot Entertainment Inc. (represented by Michael Gleissner) on January 11, 2016 and Final decision on costs – Request withdrawn.The second Cancellation was filed by Bigfoot Entertainment Inc. (represented by Michael Gleissner) on February 29, 2016 and Final decision on costs – Request withdrawn.The third Cancellation was filed by R.U.P.E.S. Realizzazione Utensili Pneumatici Elettrici Speciali S.p.A. (represented by ???) on February 22, 2016 and Final decision on costs – Request withdrawn.

Two renewals of the trademark were recorded, one on July 10, 2006, and the other one on May 12, 2016.

Change of name and address of the trademark registration was recorded on February 11, 2003. Appointment and Replacement of representative of the trademark registration was recorded on September 11, 2007. Application for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on September 2, 2014. Application for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on November 14, 2014. Application for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on September 4, 2015. Change of name and address of the trademark registration was recorded on October 8, 2015. Decisions on applications for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on January 19, 2016. Decisions on applications for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on March 8, 2016. Decisions on applications for revocation or for a declaration of invalidity of the trademark registration was recorded on March 16, 2016. Appointment and Replacement of representative of the trademark registration was recorded on February 3, 2021.

The Appeal with reference B R1961/2015-2 was Proceedings terminated according to null with decision issued on January 28, 2016 by the EUIPO. The Cancellation with reference B 000009690 was EUTM partially cancelled according to Article 51(1)(a) CTMR with decision issued on July 28, 2015 by the EUIPO.

The application claimed as seniority of the French Republic trademark null registered on May 19, 1994 which was accepted by the office.


Goods And Services

  • The mark was filed in class 12 with Automobiles, trucks, customised vehicles, motorcycles.
  • The mark was filed in class 25 with Articles of clothing, footwear, headgear.
  • The mark was filed in class 28 with Toys, games and playthings.
  • The mark was filed in class 41 with following description of goods:
    1. Entertainment services
    2. Display of customised vehicles
    3. Exhibitions and stunts involving customised vehicles.
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