Sprint Mostly Denied Judgment In Lanham Act Suit Over Unlocked Smartphones

(June 15, 2016, 10:23 AM EDT) -- BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Sprint Solutions Inc. and Sprint Communications Company L.P. (Sprint, collectively) were deemed entitled to summary judgment June 7 by a New York federal judge with regard to their allegations that two defendants violated the Lanham Act by selling Sprint phones with bad electronic serial numbers (ESNs) (Sprint Solutions Inc. v. iCell Guru Inc., et al., No. 14-3539, E.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73912).

(Decision available. Document #16-160620-005Z.)

Sprint’s request for summary judgment was denied in all other respects, however, including Sprint’s claim...
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