Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up 20 June 2013

An Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up from the Trade Mark Office Journal dated 20 June 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
1451523 AIMIA AIMIA Inc. Australian Interactive Media Industry Association Inc
1522857 Zonka Pop All-Fect Distributors Pty Limited. Societe Des Produits Nestle S.A.
1520234 Australian Fast Foods Pty Ltd. Monster Energy Company
1536070 Celltrion, Inc.. Janssen Biotech, Inc.
1517485 DC Payments Pty Ltd. FEXCO Merchant Services
1520391 Rum Corp Rebellion Duckmanton, Craig. Bickford’s Trading Pty Ltd
1519833 Evergreen Planet Pty Ltd. Major League Baseball Properties, Inc.
1525328 Gazzard, Geoffrey Craig. Dart Industries Inc.
1518398 TUFFER Great Central Developments Pty Ltd. Daymen Canada Acquisition Ulc
1516615 Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co., Ltd.. Calidris 28 AG (S.A.)
1522237 Hudson Marketing Pty Ltd. Sca Hygiene Australia Pty Ltd
1522375 Camel Snatchers Lambley, Rachel. Japan Tobacco Inc.
1518410 Lock Focus Pty Ltd. Information Builders, Inc.
1540230 MACHT Mills International Trading Pty Limited. New Aim Pty Ltd
1516199 EPIC Palace Cinema Nominees Pty Ltd. Hungerford Hill Wines Pty Ltd
1522341 Solar Time Limited. Tissot SA
1515041 Killer Queen Smith, Anthony G and Smith, Anthony G. Queen Productions Limited And John Blunt
1520966 ARTIGO Spectrum Floors (Aust) Pty Ltd. The Amtico Company Limited
1500649 killcom StyleTread Pty Limited. Arabella Pte. Ltd
1523653 MR GUIDED Vora, Samir. Debbie Morgan Macao Commercial Offshore Limited
1520189 Woof Creative Solutions Pty Ltd. Woof Media Pty Ltd


Opposition Discontinued (Proceeding to registration/protection)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1232983 Fanatics 1232984 FanFirm Pty Limited. Fanatics, LLC.
1372793 1383964 Lenard’s Group Holdings Pty Ltd. Unilever PLC
1428327 Truma Geratetechnik GmbH & Co. KG. O2 Holdings Limited
1441370 GRASS GRABBER Alessi, Paul. Grabber Construction Products, Inc
1506245 Broadwater Hospitality Pty Ltd. E. & J. Gallo Winery
1498186 Newmark Capital Limited. National Australia Bank Limited
1511111 LYTERA SkinMedica, Inc. a Delaware corporation. Laverana GmbH & Co. KG
1461986 Surf Life Saving Australia Limited. Gold Coast City Council


Opposition Discontinued (Other Opponents still remain)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1467621 Mastershop Pty Ltd. Masters Home Improvement Australia Pty Ltd
1399405 AUSCUT Timber Ridge Investments Pty Ltd. Timber Ridge Investments Pty Ltd


Opposition Dismissed (Proceeding to registration/protection)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1348176 British American Tobacco Australia Services Limited. Philip Morris Products S.A.
1420237 Jumping Joeys Garard, Richard. Jumpin Joey’s (Aust) Pty Ltd, Jumpin Joey’s (SA) Pty Ltd
1366956 Luxottica Group S.p.A.. Specsavers Pty Ltd


Opposition (Trademark Withdrawn)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1507114 ASPROMA Pozen Inc.. Bayer-Consumer Care AG
1460996 Ryan Bishti. Cirque du Soleil Holding USA, Inc., a Delaware Corporation


Opposition (Trademark Refused)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1349488 Fenerbahce Spor Kulubu SES Holdings (Aus) Pty Ltd. Fenerbahce Spor Kulubu Dernegi
1300433 superman workout Cheqout Pty Ltd. DC Comics