Louisiana Federal Judge Certifies Trademark Case For Immediate Appeal

(April 7, 2016, 4:39 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana federal judge on March 30 granted Jolie Design & Décor Inc.’s motion to certify for immediate appeal its attempt to have an arbitral award enforced (Jolie Design & Décor Inc. v. Kathy van Gogh, No. 15-740, E.D. La.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43635).

(Opinion available. Document #05-160426-008Z.)

U.S. Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon of the Eastern District of Louisiana said Jolie Design states a controlling question of law for which there is substantial grounds for difference of opinion because the Fifth...
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