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[France, Illinois] Republic Tobacco Can't Shield French Unit’s Docs In TM Row ($$)

Republic Tobacco LP must produce documents held by a subsidiary in France because it wholly owns the subsidiary and the material has been deemed relevant to its trademark and trade dress dispute, an Illinois federal magistrate judge determined Wednesday.
Law360
added Sep 30, 2017 01:38
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[Louisiana] Pipe Maker Sues Tobacco Shop For Copyright Infringement ($$)

A glass pipe maker on Sept. 21 filed suit in Louisiana federal court, claiming that a tobacco shop sold counterfeit versions of its pipe and used its trademarked brand without its permission (SREAM Inc. v. Tine Forte Carville, No. 3:17-cv-00667, M.D. La.
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 28, 2017 18:21
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Streetwear Is Making Cigarette Logos Cool Again

But what was once promo gear for a cigarette company has now become a wildly popular reference point for streetwear brands. Marlboro’s logo—or more specifically, haute-streetwear flips and reworks of it—is everywhere.
GQ Magazine
added Jan 30, 2018 03:59
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Jury awards damages and injunction for packaging infringement ($$)

Five A and New Generation distributed tobacco leaf products under PURE FRONTO mark Fronto King sued for trademark infringement, false designation of origin and related state trademark claims Jury found defendants had not infringed FRONTO KING but could no
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Sep 14, 2017 04:00
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Zig-Zag Owners Settle Counterfeit Rolling Paper Lawsuit

In a case of alleged counterfeit production and sale of Zig-Zag-branded cigarette papers, the owners of the brand obtained a permanent injunction and lump-sum payment of “several hundred-thousand dollars” for attorneys’ fees, investigator costs and statut
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:52
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[Florida] Cigar Wrap Maker Seeks Quick Win In Patent Infringement Suit ($$)

Cigar wrap producer Blunt Wrap USA asked a Florida federal judge Thursday for a quick win in its suit accusing rival Grabba-Leaf of infringing patents for a product made using plastic straws or coffee stirrers to shape pre-rolled natural leaf wrappers, ci
Law360
added Aug 28, 2017 16:31
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Candy Company Files Suit Against E-Cigarette Shop Over Trademark Infringement ($$)

filed suit in Illinois federal court against a tobacco shop, its holding company and its owner, claiming that the store has been using the candy company’s trademarks and putting them on e-cigarette flavors it sells without the candy company’s permission (
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 18, 2017 04:26
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Court schedules examination of Philip Morris Ukraine’s tobacco processing documents in Ukraine

The lawsuit was launched after a tax dispute between the company and the authority, which accuses the company of violating the law when importing tobacco and exporting cigarettes and the unlawful use of the Marlboro brand.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Aug 10, 2017 15:48
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[California] Dismissal Denied For Tobacco Product Distributor In Trademark Infringement Suit ($$)

after finding that the court had jurisdiction over the counterclaims because the counterdefendant, which is based in California, has done business in Illinois (Republic Technologies, et al. v. BBK Tobacco & Foods,
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 10, 2017 03:36
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[Georgia (Country)] MONTANARI/THOMPSON: Georgia Should Protect IP Rights Not Weaken Them with Plain Packaging

the measure doesn’t work and significantly weakens the backbone legal structure of modern economies: intellectual property rights, which are responsible for creating IP-intensive industries that employ millions, pay higher wages, and contribute significan
Forbes
added Jul 31, 2017 23:30
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