Tag Archives: Counterfeiting

Eyelash wars: court tosses counterfeiting claim, allows (c) claim to continue

Boost Beauty, LLC v. Woo Signatures, LLC, 2019 WL 560277, No. 2:18-cv-02960-CAS(Ex) (C.D. Cal. Feb. 11, 2019)Mark Lemley says that many businesses think the term “unfair competition” is redundant; many trademark plaintiffs likewise think that “infringement” means “counterfeiting.” Here, though … Continue reading

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Off-White Sues Brooklyn Lighthouse for Counterfeiting

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SDNY: Daniel Wellington Brings Counterfeiting Suit Against Overstock.com

Daniel Wellington, which is the watch of the decade (para 11), sues Overstock for sale of counterfeit watches.  Screenshot above depicts top search results for “DANIEL WELLINGTON” on Overstock.com just now. Read more detail on Recent Advertising Law posts – … Continue reading

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Book Review: Handbook of Research on Counterfeiting and Illicit Trade

Chaudhry's Handbook of Research on Counterfeiting and Illicit Trade is a unique Handbook that provides multiple perspectives on the growth of illicit trade, particularly focusing on counterfeits and internet piracy. This book is kindly reviewed by Dr Karen Walsh who is a Lecturer in … Continue reading

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Mark McKenna: Trademark Counterfeiting And Creep

One of my favorite events at Akron Law this past school year was hearing Professor Mark McKenna deliver the Oldham Lecture on his fascinating paper, Criminal Trademark Enforcement And The Problem Of Inevitable Creep.  The completed article, forthcoming in the Akron Law … Continue reading

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