The trademark MACK SPIRITS was filed by Mack & Schühle AG, a corporation established under the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany (the "Applicant"). The application was published for oppositions on February 19, 2018, and received one opposition filed on March 8, 2018 by Alte Mackenstedter Kornbrennerei Hans Turner GmbH on Likelihood of confusion. the opponent was represented by BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT ANWALTSPARTNERSCHAFT MBB - PATENTANWÄLTE RECHTSANWÄLTE and proceedings were handled in German, and the oppositon was dismissed by the Euorpean Union Intellectual Property Office with decision issued March 8, 2018
The application was filed in German, and German was also language of all opposition proceedings (English was selected as the second language).
The Opposition with reference B 003047679 was rejected according to Article 8(1)(b) EUTMR with decision issued on April 21, 2020 by the EUIPO.