The trademark BIGFOOT was filed by La Aurora, S.A., a corporation established under the laws of the Dominican Republic (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on October 20, 2016, and received one opposition filed on January 20, 2017 by Bigfoot Properties (Europe) N.V. on (a) Identity of marks and Goods and Services, (b) Likelihood of confusion. and proceedings were handled in English, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued January 20, 2017
The application was filed in Dutch, and Dutch was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
Requests for conversion of an EUTM application into a national trade mark application of the trademark registration was recorded on June 19, 2017.