Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up 11 July 2013

An Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up from the Trade Mark Office Journal dated 11 July 2013.

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Please note that the information in the tables below is correct as at the date of the Trademark Office Journal but is subject to change.  Please check ATMOSS for the current status of any of the trademarks below.

Opposition Filed

Trademark Applicant Opponent
1498745 AXCEL Alfa Wassermann, Inc. Beckman Coulter, Inc.
1526262 ALITALIA CONCRETE Alitalia Constructions Pty Ltd and DiPaolo, Daniel. Alitalia – Compagnia Aerea Italiana S.P.A.
1364284 APAX Apax Partners LLP. Apax Partners Snc
1438730 CCA Contractor Compliance Australia Pty Ltd. Corporate Cars Australia Pty Ltd
1523786 DP4 GGB, Inc. Diamond Power International
1508785 INTERCEPT Greenshed Pty Ltd. Crop Care Australasia Pty Ltd
1468275 PING Hungry Panda I.P. Pty Ltd. Karsten Manufacturing Corporation
1536252 KAZAR FOOTWEAR Sp. Z O.O.. Guccio Gucci Spa
1524685 SMARTIES Sebel Furniture Ltd. Societe Des Produits Nestle S.A.
1524895 INSTANT LASH XTREME Selfcare Corporation Pty Ltd. Claymont Bond Pty Ltd


Opposition Discontinued (Proceeding to registration/protection)

Trademark Applicant Opponent
1360190 SUNS Australian Football League. NBA Properties, Inc.
1218711 PROCELLEX Protalix Ltd Israel. Novartis Vaccines And Diagnostics, Inc
1442781 Quick Cleanse Alive Probiotic Caruso’s Natural Health Pty Limited. Schwabe North America, Inc.
1488531 Inovachem InovaChem Engineering AG. iNova Pharmaceuticals (Australia) Pty Limited
1477118 Kara-Rogers, Fabian. Apple Inc.
1508382 Lawrence, Denise and Nyssen, Heather. Merck Sharp & Dohme B.V.
1452713 Loud Pty Ltd. Loud Pty Ltd
1440518 NEXIA Nexia International Limited. Next Group PLC
1467409 ENERGY GALORE Perfect Core Pty Ltd. Arabella Pty. Ltd.
1505920 BORN TO BE BEAUTIFUL Project Miracle, LLC a Delaware limited liability company. Priceline Pty Ltd
1338288 ECOLABORATION Societe des Produits Nestle S.A.. Ecolab USA Inc.
1437662 PlumbAssist Sydney Water Corporation. Plumbassist Pty Ltd
1261129 ROCKSTAR GAMES 1447887 ROCKSTAR STUDIOS Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.. JMBP, Inc.
1305137 ROCKSTAR Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. a Delaware corporation. JMBP, Inc.
1444263 Teeny Me Pty Ltd. Jairus Pty Ltd
1443658 Purdy The Sherwin-Williams Company. The Sherwinwilliams Company
1291039 U-Cover Pty Ltd. The Travelers Indemnity Company
1411425 UNLEASH 1411427 Unleash Solar, Inc Delaware Company #5147362. The Coca-Cola Company


Opposition Discontinued

Trademark Applicant Opponent
1376985 Bella Bulgaria Ad. Regal Cream Products Pty Ltd
1406419 Verve Constructions Pty Ltd. Electricity Generation Corporation


Opposition (Trademark Refused)

Trademark Applicant Opponent
1428915 TRAC Australia Pty Ltd. Global Fasteners (Qld) Pty Ltd
1332409 styrocon Transference Trading Pty Ltd. Morarp Pty Limited