January 2017

Nike secures permanent injunction against importers 31-01-2017 Sportswear multinational Nike has secured a permanent injunction against importers Kal America and Capital Freight Management. Back in July 2015, Nike filed a trademark infringement (pdf) and counterfeiting lawsuit at the US District Court for the Central District of California. It alleged...

Hughey Law Group successfully defends a Davis, California-based, family-owned bookstore, which primarily deals in secondary market, used academic books and caters to UC Davis and other local student bodies, against false claims of purposefully trafficking in counterfeit books, as well as copyright and trademark infringement....

Decent article re tips for questioning authenticity of goods purchased online; however, far too light and superficial on the larger and primary issue of the rampant trafficking in counterfeit goods by major online retailers and wholesalers. At what point should a company like Amazon, with...