*Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) v riha WeserGold Getranke GmbH & Co. KG

European Union – Trade marks. The Court of Justice of the European Union (the Court) allowed the appeal brought by the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (OHIM) in which OHIM requested that the Court should set aside the judgment in Case T‑278/10 Wesergold Getränkeindustrie v OHIM – Lidl Stiftung (WESTERN GOLD) [2012] ECR II‑0000. In that judgment the General Court of the European Union had annulled the decision of the First Board of Appeal of OHIM concerning opposition proceedings between Wesergold Getränkeindustrie GmbH & Co. KG and Lidl Stiftung & Co. KG (Lidl), in respect of the application by Lidl to register the word sign 'WESTERN GOLD' as a Community trade mark.

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