European Union – Trade marks. The General Court of the European Union dismissed the action brought by K-Swiss Inc., (K-Swiss) for annulment of the decision of the Second Board of Appeal of the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) relating to invalidity proceedings between Künzli SwissSchuh AG and K-Swiss, Inc., in respect of the application by K-Swiss for registration of a figurative sign consisting of a two-dimensional representation of the shape of a shoe showing five parallel stripes.