Florida Federal Judge Denies Fee Award To Both Parties In Trademark Case
(June 9, 2016, 10:17 AM EDT) -- TAMPA, Fla. — Assertions of prevailing party status by both a plaintiff and a defendant in a dispute over the “Meth Lab Cleanup” trademark were rejected by a Florida federal judge on June 7, who instead deemed the case “a tie” (Meth Lab Cleanup LLC v. Spaulding Decon LLC, et al., No. 14-3129, M.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 74020).
(Order available. Document #16-160620-008R.)
According to U.S. Judge James S. Moody Jr. of the Middle District of Florida, “on the significant issue, the claims to intellectual...