Société des Produits Nestlé SA v. Youki Food Company Ltd

Société des Produits Nestlé SA

Case details

Case no.: O/335/06

Jurisdiction: United Kingdom

Industry: Food and Drink

Decision date: 27 Nov, 2006


The opposition, which was directed at only some of the goods specified, was based on the opponents’ mark YORKIE in Class 30. The Hearing Officer found identicality/similarity in the goods and went on to compare the marks YOUKI (stylised) v YORKIE; the latter he found to be highly distinctive per STEELCO Trade Mark BL O/268/04.

Comparison of Trademarks