The trademark EMANUELE SANTARELLI was filed by BRAND DIFFUSION S.r.l., a corporation established under the laws of the Italian Republic (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on February 29, 2016, and received one opposition filed on May 27, 2016 by BNU Textiles Limited on Likelihood of confusion. and proceedings were handled in English, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued May 27, 2016
The application was filed in Italian, and Italian was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on December 6, 2017. Requests for conversion of an EUTM application into a national trade mark application of the trademark registration was recorded on January 17, 2018. Appointment and Replacement of representative of the trademark registration was recorded on June 28, 2021.
The Opposition with reference B 002709668 was partially refused EUTMA/IR according to Article 8(1)(b) EUTMR with decision issued on September 26, 2017 by the EUIPO.