9th Circuit Vacates Injunction In Dispute Over ‘Magnolia’ Mark
Mealey's (August 28, 2015, 2:02 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A limited, permanent injunction barring a declaratory judgment trademark plaintiff from using the “Magnolia” trademark in connection with butter, margarine and cheese (BMC) products domestically was vacated Aug. 27 by the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (San Miguel Corporation et al. v. Ramar International, No. 13-55537, 9th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 15145).
(Decision available. Document #16-150901-025Z.)
According to the panel of Circuit Judges Dorothy Wright Nelson, A. Wallace Tashima and Richard R. Clifton, the ruling “does not preclude the possibility that...