Federal Judge Denies Dismissal Of Trademark Dispute Over Supplements
(July 13, 2016, 11:46 AM EDT) -- AUGUSTA, Ga. — Allegations of trademark infringement stemming from a defendant’s enlistment of third-party affiliates to drive Internet traffic away from a plaintiff will proceed, an Oklahoma federal judge ruled July 12 (Premium Nutraceuticals LLC v. Leading Edge Marketing Inc., et al., No. 15-141, S.D. Ga.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90319).
(Decision available. Document #16-160718-013Z.)
According to U.S. Judge J. Randal Hall of the Southern District of Georgia, contrary to arguments raised in its motion to dismiss, personal jurisdiction exists over defendant Leading Edge Marketing Inc....