Official Journal of the European Union

C 209/38

Order of the General Court of 9 June 2010 — Hoelzer v OHIM (SAFELOAD)

(Case T-315/09) (1)

(Community trade mark - Application for the figurative Community trade mark SAFELOAD - Absolute ground for refusal - Descriptive character - Article 7(1)(c) of Regulation (EC) No 207/2009)

2010/C 209/58

Language of the case: German


Applicant: Oliver Hoelzer (Remscheid, Germany) (represented by: Rother, J. Vogtmeier, P. Mes, C. Graf von der Groeben, J. Bühling, A. Verhauwen, J. M. Künzel, D. Jestaedt and M. Bergermann, lawyers)

Defendant: Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (represented by: S. Schäffner, agent)


Action brought against the decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of OHIM of 3 June (Case R 1157/2008-4), concerning an application for registration of the figurative sign SAFELOAD as a Community trade mark

Operative part of the order

The Court:


Dismisses the application;


Orders Hoelzer to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 267 of 7.11.2009