Federal Judge Sides With Trademark Plaintiff Following Bench Trial

(August 21, 2015, 9:09 AM EDT) -- ATLANTA — A dispute over the “SCAR” and “SCAR-Stock” trademarks, as they are used in the firearms industry, was resolved Aug. 20 by a Georgia federal judge in favor of a Belgium-based weapons manufacturer (FN Herstal S.A. v. Clyde Armory Inc., No. 12-102, M.D. Ga.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 109993).

(Order available. Document #16-150901-010R.)

Plaintiff FN Herstal S.A. (FN) has superior rights in the SCAR mark, U.S. Judge C. Ashley Royal of the Middle District of Georgia held, and is accordingly entitled to judgment in its...
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