1st Circuit: Finding Of Noninfringement In Trademark Case Clearly Erroneous
(August 4, 2016, 12:02 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — In its second ruling in a longstanding trademark dispute, the First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 3 vacated and remanded a Puerto Rico federal judge’s findings of noninfringement, directing the district court to instead reconsider an earlier-entered injunction (Oriental Financial Services Corp., et al. v. Cooperativa de Ahorro y Credito Oriental, No. 15-1009, 1st Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 14162).
(Decision available. Document #16-160815-009Z.)
According to the appellate panel, U.S. Judge Jose A. Fuste of the District of Puerto Rico implicated...