Floor Manufacturer Seeks Review Of Invalidity Ruling In Copyright Infringement Suit

(August 13, 2015, 9:42 AM EDT) -- Case: Home Legend LLC v. Mannington Mills Inc., No. 15-117, U.S. Sup.

Petition for writ of certiorari: Filed July 24 by Home Legend LLC. Petition available. Document #78-150817-010B.

Background: Mannington Mills Inc. alleged that Home Legend LLC copied and sold laminate flooring products containing virtually identical copies of Mannington’s 2-D artwork, the Glazed Maple Design, which received a copyright registration in 2010. In response, Home Legend sued Mannington before U.S. Judge Harold Murphy of the Northern District of Georgia, seeking a declaratory judgment of noninfringement. Mannington...
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