Glass Maker Sues Tobacco Shop For Allegedly Selling Counterfeit Products
(October 13, 2016, 1:31 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A German tobacco glass pipe maker on Oct. 11 filed suit in California federal court against a retail smoke shop, claiming that the shop has sold and continues to sell counterfeit products made by the pipe maker without its express permission (Sream Inc. v. MP Tobacco Inc., No. 5:16-cv-2143, C.D. Calif.).
(Complaint available. Document #04-161019-004C.)
Sream Inc., doing business as RooR in California, says in its complaint that MP Tobacco Inc., the owner of Main Street Smoke Shop in Hesperia, Calif., has sold...