Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up 28 February 2013

An Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up from the Trade Mark Office Journal dated 28 February 2013.

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Opposition Filed


Trademark Applicant Opponent
A S Import Export Agency Pty. LAVERANA GMBH & CO. KG.
1506770 ANIMAL AUSTRALIA PTY LTD. Johnny rockets licensing, LLC.
1419686 ANTONIO MARRAS S.R.L. Leone International Pty Ltd
1409993                         VIVA Anderson, John K and Anderson, Louise E. 3M Company.
1510756                         ZEROCHOL Bayley, Mark. Innoceutics bvba, Dirk Verhaeghe and Greet Damme.
1487331                         POM POMS Costas Pty Ltd. PomWonderful LLC.
1503870                          MINGO FABRICA DE CALZADOS GINO S.A. Retail Holdings.
1337454                        BOATSHED BAY Foley Family Wines NZ Limited. Vinsat Pty Ltd andLongview Vineyards Pty Ltd.
1503072                          SIZEON Gaspari Nutrition, Inc. Ares Trading S.A.
1507482 Hoyle, Samantha. Booginhead, LLC
1486694 1486695 Jim Barry Wines Pty Ltd. Premium Wine Brands Pty Ltd.
1489857 Kelly, Christopher. Action Smart Group Pty Ltd.
1504324 LG Electronics Inc. (Beats Electronics, LLC
1468753 1468756 Liberty Mutual Insurance Company Acompany organised and existing under the laws ofMassachusetts. Liberty Financial Pty Ltd
1507507                           FUNKYCAPS MBOD PTY LTD. Way Funky Company Pty Ltd
1503798                       CASHMERE BABY Marie, Glykis. Loro Piana S.P.A.
1485753                         MIND THE GAP Mind The Gap Pty Ltd. Gap (ITM) Inc.
1502390 Mystery Beehive Pty Ltd. Sasha Clothing Pty Ltd.
1522015                       SYNECTHA Obvieline. Novartis AG.
1519129                         ONE NEAT One Beat Holdings, Inc. Beats Electronics, LLC.
1491700                           REGEDERM Pele Nova Biotecnologia SA Brazil. 3M Company.
1485713 Perennial Packaging Group. Perennial InvestmentPartners Limited.
1370341                        TITANIUM Trend Micro Kabushiki Kaisha. Appcelerator, Inc.
1519322 World Hotels AG. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
1491727 Zhang, Ning. M Webster Holdings Pty Ltd.

Opposition Discontinued

(Proceeding to registration/protection)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1474423                           BRANDS ‘R’ US Homestyle Vegetable Processors Pty Ltd GEOFFREY, LLC.
1478748                         TRADEMARKIFY IP Monitor Pty Ltd. MARKIFY PTY LTD.
1366474 1366475 NEXTDC Limited. Next Retail Limited.
1427164 Park, Sung Yang. Hunter Boot Limited.
1481497                           PRONTO PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS Penline-Mon Ami (Australia) Pty Limited. Pronto Software Pty Ltd.
1483920 Riada Boutiques Pty Ltd. The Swatch Group Ltd.
1338670                           SUNINFO Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd. (Sun Microsystems, Inc)
1483235                        DREAMTEAM Swiss Models Sportswear Pty Ltd. Vapormedia Pty Ltd.
1476809 1476810                            PARSONS PARISDREAM TEAM Afad-Ecole Parsons A Paris. The New School.


 Opposition Dismissed

(Proceeding to registration/protection)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1396422 Fantasyonice Limited. LD&D Foods Pty Ltd.
1377427                          SCAMALOT Kookaburra Productions Pty Ltd. Boi Trading Company Limited.
1346779                           LITE SMART Robinson, Mark and Robinson, Brenda. LD&D Milk Pty Ltd.


Opposition (Trademark Withdrawn)


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1500902                            ROTHSCHILDS & ROCKEFELLERS Attard, Joshua and Attard, Joshua. N.M. Rothschild& Sons Limited and RIT Capital Partners PLC Rockefeller & Co, Inc.
1517014                          PROJECTSEYE Clark as trustee for the Empire Trust, Nigel. One Group Retail Holdings Pty Ltd
1449291 Elairsar (Australia) Pty Ltd. DC Comics
1470497                          MARKIFY Markify Pty Ltd. IP Monitor Pty Ltd.
1497306                          PINTIMATES Pintimates Pty Ltd. Pinterest INC.
1324706                            HOPPER Soft Brew Licensing Limited. Melesisi Hopoate.
1470717 Sojo Pty Ltd. DC Comics.
1497142 The trustee for the A & A Trust. Metcash Trading Limited.


Opposition Refused


Trademark Applicant Opponent
1173286                           NEXT IP DISTRIBUTION Next IP Distribution Pty Ltd. Telstra Corporation Limited.
1265483 Royal Family Food Co.,Ltd. Hoa Australia Pty Ltd.
1377551                           THALASSA CRUISE Cruising Country Pty Ltd. Peter Travlos And John Naxakis.
1326381                           YOU’RE LOCAL. WE’RE LOCAL. Phone Directories Company Australia Pty Ltd. Telstra Corporation Limited.
1429719                           SCREAMING TRIBESMEN Shepherd, Murray John. Robert “Mick” Medew.
1287161                           SILVERTON HOTEL The Silverton Hotel Pty Limited. Ines Mcleod And The Original SilvertonHotel Pty Limited.