New York Magistrate Judge Grants Leave To Amend In Cybersquatting Case
(October 14, 2015, 9:22 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A dispute over whether “FlashXHype” is likely to confuse consumers will proceed with new allegations of trademark infringement, in light of a recently received trademark registration for “XHype,” thanks to a Sept. 21 ruling by a New York federal magistrate judge (Cat3 LLC et al. v. Black Lineage Inc. et al., No. 14-5511, S.D. N.Y.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125879).
(Decision available. Document #16-151005-003Z.)
In granting plaintiffs Cat3 LLC, SXH LLC and Suchman LLC leave to amend, U.S. Magistrate Judge James C. Francis...