Decision

Spectrum Brands, Inc. v. Schneider Electric Industries SAS, 2020 FC 386

Justice Ahmed - 2020-03-16

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[Note: This decision was only recently posted online. See appeal A-91-20] Spectrum Brands, Inc. brings this motion for an Order for an extension of time to file a Notice of Application against a split decision of the Registrar of Trademarks filed by Schneider Electric Industries SAS. This split decision was dated September 11, 2019, and was dispatched to the parties on September 25, 2019 concerning the trademark WISER, whose registration is sought by the Respondent and had been opposed before the Registrar by the Applicant. The Decision refused, in part, the Respondent’s application to register its trademark. ... The Applicant has failed to establish a continuing intention to pursue the application or to establish a reasonable explanation for its delay. The Applicant’s Motion does not satisfy the requirements to obtain an extension of time under the applicable criteria and test set out in Hennelly.

Decision relates to:

  • 20-T-10 - SPECTRUM BRANDS, INC. v. SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES SAS

 

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