Scor Wins EU Trademark Battle With Lithuania's 'Scorify'
By Christopher Crosby (July 8, 2020, 6:22 PM BST) -- A European court on Wednesday blocked a Lithuanian business consultant from registering its logo as a trademark after concluding that it was too similar to one used by French reinsurance giant Scor SE.
Judges for the General Court refused to allow Scorify UAB to trademark its name for use in the insurance and financial services sectors, ruling that the logo was not distinct enough from Scor.
Although other companies had successfully registered "scor" as part of their logo in the past, the judges ruled that Europe's trademark office was right to conclude that the overlapping services provided by both companies could...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!