4th Circuit Affirms Rejection Of False Advertising Claims
Mealey's (July 27, 2015, 8:14 AM EDT) -- RICHMOND, Va. — A North Carolina federal judge did not err in granting several defendants summary judgment on allegations of false advertising under the Lanham Act, the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled June 18 (Design Resources Inc. v. Leather Industries of America et al., No. 14-1990, 4th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 10258).
(Decision available. Document #16-150706-011Z.)
According to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Paul V. Niemeyer, Allyson K. Duncan and Stephanie Thacker, plaintiff Design Resources Inc. (DRI) failed to prove that the...