The trademark application for affinity was filed on November 9, 2011, with 2 designated Nice Classes under EUTM trademark no. 010402543. The trademark was successfully registered on June 27, 2013.
Trademark application with the EUIPO claimed priority of an earlier filing in United Kingdom on May 25, 2011 with a trademark application number 2582497.
Trademark holder Match.com L.L.C. was represented by BARKER BRETTELL LLP (EUIPO registered representative, ID no. 10680).
An opposition was raised during the opposition process. The opposition was filed by Hama GmbH & Co. KG on May 10, 2012. The opponent was represented by BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT ANWALTSPARTNERSCHAFT MBB - PATENTANWÄLTE RECHTSANWÄLTE.
Current trademark registration will expire on November 9, 2021.
|Trademark Name||affinity||Trademark No.||010402543|
|Filling Date||November 9, 2011||Registration Date||June 27, 2013|
|NICE Classes||35, 45||Basis||EUTM|
|Reference||RN59476T.EM||Status Date||July 1, 2013|
|Legal Status||Legal entity|
P.O. Box 25458
Dallas, Texas 75225
|Representative||BARKER BRETTELL LLP|
|Legal Status||Legal person|
|Address||BARKER BRETTELL LLP
100 Hagley Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham B16 8QQ
|March 22, 2013||Opposition||Partially refused CTMA/IR||002009879|
Advertising, Business Consulting
Marketing and advertising services; market research and information research services; the collection, analysis and dissemination of information about advertisements; competitive analysis and business reporting services; compilation and systemisation of information into computer databases; computerised file management services; business management and information services; consultancy, advisory and information services relating to the aforesaid services.
Personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals
Providing social introduction and date-arranging services; administering personality and physical attractiveness testing and creating personality and physical attractiveness profiles of others; dating agency services; match-making services; computer dating services; provision of dating agency services via the Internet; provision of dating agency services via television, radio and telephone; agency services which arrange personal introductions; social escorting services; information and advisory services relating to the aforesaid services; providing information regarding on-line dating and introduction services; conducting of dating insight surveys; conducting of relationship surveys.
|United Kingdom||2582497||May 25, 2011||ABANDONED|
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