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U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Case Of Trademarks Being Used After Asset Sale
Posted on 10 Dec 2012 by James Cordrey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Dec. 10 declined to hear arguments in a case in which a company that had purchased a debtor's trademarks at an asset sale argued that those trademarks were being infringed upon by a third... Read More

Manatt Bolsters D.C. Office With International IP Litigator
Posted on 7 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP has announced that Mike S. Ryu has joined the Washington, D.C., office of the firm as a litigation partner in the Intellectual Property practice. With more than 20 years of experience in the intellectual... Read More

Stradling Adds Prominent Southern California IP Litigator As Shareholder
Posted on 8 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN DIEGO - Alexandra ("Alex") Mahaney, an IP litigation shareholder, has joined Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth as a shareholder, in its San Diego office and as a member of Stradling's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group... Read More

Dickey's Barbecue Pit Files Lawsuit Against Former Owner/Operator
Posted on 15 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MERIDIAN, Idaho — Dickey's Barbecue Pit has filed a federal lawsuit against former Meridian, Idaho, franchise owner Luigi Mangione after he continued to use the brand when his franchise agreement ended, it was announced April 12. Dickey's... Read More

Philip Morris USA Sues New York and New Jersey Retailers Selling Counterfeit Cigarettes
Posted on 23 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

RICHMOND, Va. — Philip Morris USA (PM USA) filed lawsuits March 1 against eight retailers for selling counterfeit versions of the company’s Marlboro brand cigarettes in New York and New Jersey. These lawsuits are part of the company’s... Read More

Reebok Sued Over 'Finish Strong' Saints T-shirts
Posted on 8 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS – (AP) The New Orleans Saints' Super Bowl-winning season has led to a trademark dispute involving the team's unofficial 2009 motto and two manufacturers of athletic wear. In a suit filed in Chicago federal court, Finish ... Read More

Court Won't Review eBay Win In Tiffany Lawsuit
Posted on 29 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court won't overturn a ruling that says eBay isn't violating Tiffany's trademarks by selling items on its website that might be counterfeit. The high court on Monday refused to hear an appeal from Tiffany... Read More