The trademark SO HO was filed by Luc Niemegeers, a national of the Kingdom of Belgium (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on September 3, 2020, and received two oppositions.
There are two Oppositions claimed against trademark.
The first opposition filed on November 27, 2020 by Soho House Limited on (a) Likelihood of confusion, (b) Unfair advantage and detriment to distinctiveness or repute. the opponent was represented by BOMHARD IP, S.L. and its proceedings were handled in English The second opposition filed on October 16, 2020 by SANOTECHNIK Handelsgesellschaft m.b.H. on (a) Identity of marks and Goods and Services, (b) Likelihood of confusion. the opponent was represented by PATENTANWALTSKANZLEI MATSCHNIG & FORSTHUBER OG and its proceedings were handled in English
The application was filed in Dutch, and Dutch was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
Goods And Services
The mark was filed in class 20 with following description of goods:
Furniture, mirrors, picture frames
Furniture for televisions
Containers, not of metal, for storage or transport
Unworked or semi-worked bone, horn, whalebone or mother-of-pearl
None of the aforementioned goods intended for bathrooms or sanitary installations.
The mark was filed in class 35 with following description of goods:
Retailing and wholesaling of furniture for indoors and outdoors, mirrors, frames, cushions, bed linen, upholstery fabrics, curtains, table covers, towels of textile, decorative articles for indoors and outdoors, excluding goods intended for bathrooms or sanitary installations