The trademark application arte was filed by ASSOCIATION RELATIVE A LA TELEVISION EUROPEENNE, a corporation established under the laws of the French Republic (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on July 4, 2005, and it was registered by office on November 30, 2005 without any oppositions.
The application was filed in German (English was selected as the second language).
Two renewals of the trademark were recorded, one on February 29, 2012, and the other one on February 8, 2022.
Change of name and address of the trademark registration was recorded on July 23, 2007. Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on August 13, 2007. Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on June 1, 2010. Change of name and professional address of the trademark registration was recorded on March 18, 2011. Change of name and address of the trademark registration was recorded on October 29, 2015.
The application claimed as seniority of the Federal Republic of Germany trademark 399 20938.7/38 registered on April 13, 1999 which was refused by the office.
Goods And Services
The mark was filed in class 9 with following description of goods:
Pre-recorded mechanical, magnetic, magneto-optical, optical and electronic carriers for sound, and/or image and/or data
Data base programs
Network-supporting computer software (netware)
The mark was filed in class 16 with following description of goods:
Goods of paper and cardboard, namely writing paper, packaging containers and bags, and wrapping paper
Printed matter, namely newspapers, periodicals, magazines, pamphlets, leaflets, prospectuses, programmes, press folders, photo albums, books, calendars, posters, also in book form, transparencies, entrance tickets, postcards, including postcards in the form of adhesive postcards, non-encoded identity cards
Stationery, including writing and drawing implements, stickers (including self-adhesive stickers)
Instructional and teaching material (except apparatus) in the form of printed matter, games
Plastic materials for packaging, namely sleeves, pouches, bags, films, the latter including self-adhesive or for decorative purposes.
The mark was filed in class 28 with Playing cards and card games.
The mark was filed in class 38 with following description of goods:
Broadcasting, distribution and transmission of television, radio, telecommunications and data signals via digital and analog wireless and/or cable networks, including via on-line and off-line operations in the form of interactive electronic media services, and via computer
Collection and supply of news
Providing Internet access
Providing portals on the Internet
Operating a teleshopping channel
Operating chat rooms, chatlines and forums
Operation of search engines for the Internet.
The mark was filed in class 41 with following description of goods:
Radio and television entertainment broadcasts/programmes
Film, audio, video and television production
Publication and issuing of electronically displayable text, graphic, picture and sound information being accessible by data networks
Games on the Internet
Publication of printed matter in electronic format, including on the Internet
Publication of periodicals and books in electronic form, including on the Internet
On-line game services (of a computer network)
Online publishing of electronic books and periodicals
Publication and issuing of printed matter
Arranging concerts, theatre and entertainment events, conferences, seminars, courses, symposia, cultural exhibitions and lectures
Organisation of sporting events
Development and design of digital sound carriers
The mark was filed in class 42 with following description of goods:
Updating of Internet pages
Consultancy with regard to the design of homepages and Internet pages
Providing computer programs on data networks
Data management on servers
Homepage and webpage design
Editing of Internet sites (support services)
Technical consultation services
Issuing and registration of domain names
Rental of storage space on the Internet
Rental of webservers
Maintenance of Internet access
Providing memory capacity for external use (web-housing)
Providing web space (web-hosting)
Providing of memory space on the Internet
Arranging and leasing access time to computer databases
Data services within the framework of database operations
Computer programming and creation of graphics
Exploitation of industrial property rights
Providing information on the Internet (computer programing)