|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1474|
|Representation||Geoffrey Hobbs QC and Emma Himsworth (instructed by Lupton Fawcett) for the applicant.|
|Mark Platts-Mills QC (instructed by Field Fisher Waterhouse) for the opponent.|
|Judgment Dates:||20 December 1999|
Trade mark - Opposition to registration - Confusion - Alpha-numeric freephone number - Whether mark capable of distinguishing having regard to its inherent nature - Trade Marks Act 1938, ss 10, 11.