BPatGBundespatentgericht (German: Federal Court for Patents/Trademarks/ Designs)
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The ECJ answered the questions of the BPatG in the "Apple Store Case" (93).
With regards to the ECJ decision in the "Apple Store" it remains to be seen how the BPatG will decide after its questions have now been answered by the ECJ.
The ECJ decision does give some wiggle room for the BPatG: only such a sign is capable of being a trade mark for retail services, if goods by other manufacturers are to be sold.