Official Journal of the European Union
Judgment of the General Court of 30 March 2022 — Daimler v EUIPO (Representation of three-pointed stars on a black background I)
(Case T-277/21) (1)
(EU trade mark - Application for EU pattern mark - Representation of three-pointed stars on a black background I - Absolute ground for refusal - Lack of distinctive character - Article 7(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) 2017/1001)
Language of the case: German
Applicant: Daimler AG (Stuttgart, Germany) (represented by: N. Siebertz, lawyer)
Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (represented by: J. Schäfer and E. Markakis, acting as Agents)
Action brought against the decision of the Fifth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 18 March 2021 (Case R 1895/2020-5), concerning an application for registration of a pattern sign representing three-pointed stars on a black background I as an EU trade mark.
Operative part of the judgment
Dismisses the action;
Orders Daimler AG to pay the costs.
(1) OJ C 278, 12.7.2021.