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After remand from the 2d Circuit, SDNY grants Pepsi’s motion for summary judgment on all counts, dismissing Plaintiff’s causes regarding Pepsi’s use of MTN DEW RISE for a caffeinated energy drink, based on plaintiff’s use of RISE for cold brew coffee.
Text of RiseandShine v Pepsi, 1:21-cv-06324-LGS-SLC (SDNY August 2, 2023)
Has Solid 21 achieved secondary meaning in term RED GOLD, a form of gold with high copper content, used for luxury watches. Whether Richemont used the term descriptively will be question for jury, summary judgment denied.
Plaintiff failed to show exigent circumstances justifying service by email as an alternate to Hague service.
Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER. Earlier today, the Court entered a Final Default Judgment and Permanent Injunction Order. ECF No. 43. The Court largely adopted the order proposed by Plaintiff DKH Retail Ltd. (“DKH”), with one notable exc eption: The Court declined to adopt DHK’s proposal for a full shut-down of the…
Our firm, Leason Ellis, has filed a declaratory judgment action on behalf of plaintiff, Anne With An E, a theatrical producer that is developing a musical based on the 1908 novel ANNE OF GREEN GABLES. Plaintiff seeks a declaration that its musical will not infringe the asserted tradeamrk rights of Defendant, an entity owned in…