6th Circuit Reverses No-Confusion Findings In Trademark Dispute

CINCINNATI - Deeming a dispute between the creators of two energy shots a "close call" that could "be decided either way," the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Sept. 13 nonetheless reversed a Michigan federal judge's dismissal of trademark infringement and false advertising claims (Innovation Ventures LLC d/b/a Living Essentials v. N.V.E. Inc., Nos. 10-2353, 2355, 6th Cir.). Subscribers may view the decision available within the full article.

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