The trademark CANNES CIRCUS was filed by ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE DU FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU FILM, association régie par la loi de 1901, a corporation established under the laws of the French Republic (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on June 1, 2014, and received one opposition filed on September 1, 2014 by Société d'Economie Mixte pour les Evenements Cannois (SEMEC) on (a) Likelihood of confusion, (b) Unfair advantage and detriment to distinctiveness or repute. the opponent was represented by Tordjman, Emmanuel and proceedings were handled in French, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued September 1, 2014
The application was filed in French, and French was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
Change of name and address of the trademark registration was recorded on January 4, 2018. Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on March 13, 2022.
Goods And Services
The mark was filed in class 35 with Organisation of exhibitions for commercial advertising purposes, Exhibition site management.
The mark was filed in class 38 with following description of goods:
News agencies, communications by computer terminals, transmission of information contained in databases
Communication by computer terminals
Cable television broadcasting
Services of mobile radiotelephony
Computer-aided transmission of messages and images
Information about telecommunication.
The mark was filed in class 41 with following description of goods:
Providing of training
Sporting and cultural activities, publication of books and magazines, production of shows and films, showing of cinematographic films, theatrical agencies, rental of films and sound recordings, motion picture projectors and accessories for theatre sets
Videotaping, editing of television programmes, organisation of competitions (education or entertainment), arranging and conducting of colloquiums, conferences, congresses, arranging of exhibitions for cultural or educational purposes.