TITLE

Fluke DMM `dress' case settled

PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Electronic News;05/26/97, Vol. 43 Issue 2169, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the settlement of the trade dress infringement lawsuit filed by Fluke against Extech Instruments on January 9, 1997 in the US District Court in Seattle with the entry of a final order permanently enjoining Extech from marketing and selling any dark-colored digital multimeter (DMM).
ACCESSION #
9706082030

 

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