Official Journal of the European Union

C 374/34

Judgment of the General Court of 21 September 2017 — the Logistical Approach v EUIPO — Idea Groupe (Idealogistic)

(Case T-620/16) (1)

((European trade mark - Opposition proceedings - Application for the EU figurative mark Idealogistic - Earlier national word mark idéa logistique - Relative ground for refusal - Likelihood of confusion - Article 8(1)(b) Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 - Examination of the facts of its own motion - Article 76(1) of Regulation No 207/2009))

(2017/C 374/51)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: The Logistical Approach (Uden, the Netherlands) (represented by: R. Milchior, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (represented by: D. Hanf and S. Pétrequin, acting as Agents)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal of EUIPO, intervener before the General Court: Idea Groupe (Montoir de Bretagne, France) (represented by: P. Langlais, lawyer)


Action brought against the decision of the Fourth Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 20 June 2016 (Case R 1435/2015-4), relating to opposition proceedings between Idea Groupe and The Logistical Approach.

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the action;


Orders The Logistical Approach BV to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 402, 31.10.2016.