The trademark HMI HOTEL MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL was filed by Hotel Management International Inc., a corporation established under the laws of Canada (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on August 31, 2016, and received one opposition filed on November 25, 2016 by HOTELES MAC, S.L. on (a) Identity of marks and Goods and Services, (b) Likelihood of confusion. the opponent was represented by A.A. MANZANO PATENTES & MARCAS, S.L. and proceedings were handled in English, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued November 25, 2016
The application was filed in English, and English was also language of all opposition proceedings (French was selected as the second language).
Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on September 7, 2016.
The Opposition with reference B 002808916 was refused according to Article 8(1)(a) EUTMR with decision issued on July 16, 2019 by the EUIPO.