TITLE

Court upholds ATC trademark decision

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Bruce
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;4/6/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that an American federal court has upheld a decision in a trademark infringement case involving off-the-road tire distributor American Tire Corp. (ATC). In the ruling the court requires ATC to quit using the American tire name and trademark. Federal Judge Margaret Morrow denied a motion by ATC to set aside the court's earlier default judgment against it. According to legal experts, ATC's options for appeal are limited.
ACCESSION #
38707586

 

Related Articles

  • ATD sues ATC over trademark. Davis, Bruce // Tire Business;10/13/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p1 

    The article presents information on the suit filed by American Tire Distributors Holdings Inc., (ATD) against American Tire Corp. (ATC), accusing the company of trademark infringement. ATD is suing off-the-road tire marketer ATC for using the American Tire name and mark. In its suit, ATD has...

  • SAG CASE IN STATE COURT. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;3/19/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 52, p5 

    The article reports on a ruling of a federal judge on a case filed by actor Ken Osmond against the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). The U.S. District Court Judge Margaret Morrow has dealt a setback to SAG over how it disburses millions of dollars from foreign tax revenues to Osmond. She has written...

  • LEGAL BRIEFS. Casabona, Liza // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/29/2007, Vol. 193 Issue 114, p12 

    The article offers news related to legal actions in the fashion industry. A default judgment was awarded to LeSportsac and Brand Science in a trademark lawsuit against Dali International Trading. A lawsuit was filed by Chanel in Arkansas federal court for trademark infringement and...

  • Court Hears Tiffany Appeal Of Ebay Case. Lynch, Matthew // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/17/2009, Vol. 198 Issue 12, p2 

    The article reports that the five-year legal battle between Tiffany & Co. and eBay Inc. was shifted to a federal appeals court. Tiffany had lost its initial case against ebay in a U.S. District Court decision granted an year ago. The ruling stated that it is Tiffany's duty to police eBay...

  • Untitled. Owen, Mark; Peermohamed, Shireen // Computer Weekly;9/29/2009, p77 

    The article discusses the advisory opinion handed down at the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in the case brought against Google Inc. by a number of claimants, including Louis Vuitton. Google was made liable for trade marks infringement for selling Adwords. The ECJ found that in offering Adwords...

  • STRANGE SUITS. Roberts, Kayleigh // InsideCounsel;Jan2011, Vol. 22 Issue 229, p14 

    The article offers an overview of several strange court cases in the U.S. in 2011 including one regarding the alleged infringement of the drug trademark Freeway, one on the firing of an actress who voiced the character Dora the Explorer, and one concerning the infringement of the cover of the...

  • STRANGE SUITS. ROBERTS, KAYLEIGH // InsideCounsel;May2011, Vol. 22 Issue 233, p16 

    The article summarizes uncommon lawsuits in the U.S. as of May 2011 including a trademark infringement suit involving the Twilight Woods product line of Bath & Body Works and Summit Entertainment, invasion of privacy and emotional distress complaints of a woman in an episode of the MTV reality...

  • Court Rules for Franck Muller in Its 'Gray Market' Suit. Shuster, William George // JCK;Jan2007, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p64 

    The article reports that Franck Muller USA, exclusive distributor of the Swiss luxury watch in the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean has won a federal court ruling permanently prohibiting several companies from importing, selling, or distributing any watch with the Franck Muller trademark in those...

  • Red Bull escalates copycat war. Gregory, Helen // Marketing (00253650);5/19/2004, p18 

    Red Bull GmbH is gearing up for a fight after losing the first round of its legal battle over trademark infringement with energy drink Sinergy. The brand saw red over its rival's blue and silver patchwork cans, produced by music festival organiser Mean Fiddler, and claimed these had been handed...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics