BID is, through registration as well as establishment on the market, the holder of the well-known trademark BankID. The trademark is registered as a word mark as well as a logo (figurative mark). The word mark consists of the word “BankID”. The logo consists of both a graphic and a word image (the word “BankID” in a specific visual form).
The trademark registrations give BID an exclusive right to use the trademark BankID in the course of trade in relation to the goods and services for which they are protected. Since the trademark is also well known, BID’s exclusive right also covers other goods and services, without limitation, if the use takes unfair advantage of or without due cause is detrimental to the distinctive character or the repute of BankID.