New York Federal Judge Dismisses Trademark, Unfair Competition Case

(January 20, 2016, 2:28 PM EST) -- NEW YORK — Citing “unequivocal” evidence that a trademark infringement plaintiff does not own the trademarks it has asserted, a New York federal judge on Jan. 15 dismissed the action pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) (CCR International Inc. v. Elias Group LLC, et al., No. 15-6563, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5476).

(Decision available. Document #16-160201-002Z.)

U.S. Judge Robert W. Sweet of the Southern District of New York deemed it “irrelevant” that plaintiff CCR International Inc. apparently did not reach a “meeting...
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