7-Eleven Sues Lookalike Brooklyn Bodegas In New York Federal Court

Mealey's (July 29, 2016, 3:12 PM EDT) -- BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Convenience store franchisor 7-Eleven Inc. on July 25 filed two trademark infringement complaints in New York federal court against two Brooklyn bodegas for having names and signage similar to 7-Eleven stores (7-Eleven Inc. v. Z-Eleven Convenience Store Inc., No. 1:16-cv-4116, Eleven 7 Food Mart Inc., et al., No. 1:16-cv-4124, E.D. N.Y.).

(Eleven 7 complaint available. Document #98-160809-019C. Z-Eleven complaint available. Document #98-160809-020C. )

The complaints were filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. One names Eleven 7...
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