European Union – Trade marks. The General Court of the European Union allowed the action brought by Spa Monopole, compagnie fermiere de Spa SA/NV (Spa) against a decision of the First Board of Appeal of the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) relating to opposition proceedings between Spa and Orly International Inc concerning the application by the latter company for registration of the word sign 'SPARITUAL' as a Community trade mark.