Decision

Zara Natural Stones Inc. v. Industria De Diseno Textil, S.A., 2019 FC 1083

Justice St-Louis - 2019-08-22

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Zara Natural Stones Inc. (Natural Stones) appeals the decision rendered on January 16, 2015 by the Trade-marks Opposition Board (the Board), on behalf of the Registrar of Trade-marks, rejecting its application to register the trademark “ZARA” (the Mark). In brief, the Board found that the Mark is likely to create confusion with another trademark, “ZARA HOME”. For the reasons exposed below, the appeal will be allowed and the matter remitted to the Board for a new determination.

Decision relates to:

  • T-457-15 - ZARA NATURAL STONES INC. v. INDUSTRIA DE DISENO TEXTIL, S.A.
  • A-353-19 - which is an appeal from this decision

 

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