Florida Federal Judge Dismisses Counterfeit Tobacco Pipe Lawsuit
Mealey's (July 17, 2017, 1:18 PM EDT) -- MIAMI. — A federal judge in Florida on July 7 denied a glass-pipe maker’s motion for default judgment in a copyright infringement suit and dismissed the suit without prejudice after finding that the plaintiff “lacks standing to pursue its federal claims” and the court lacks subject matter jurisdiction (Sream Inc. v. Mayasam, Inc., No. 16-cv-24825, S.D. Fla., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 106100).
(Order available. Document #04-170719-007R.)
Sream Inc., the maker of the RooR pipe, filed suit against Mayasam Inc. on Nov. 11, 2016, in the...