10th Circuit Affirms Dismissal Of Lanham Act, Sherman Act Claims
Mealey's (September 1, 2015, 1:47 PM EDT) -- DENVER — Allegations of false advertising under Section 43(a) of the Lanham Act were properly dismissed by a Utah federal judge, the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Aug. 31 (Dr. Drake Vincent M.D., et al. v. Utah Plastic Surgery Society, et al., No. 13-4146, 10th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 15345).
(Decision available. Document #16-150921-001Z.)
According to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Carlos F. Lucero, Michael R. Murphy and Carolyn B. McHugh, contrary to the allegations made by plaintiffs Dr. Drake Vincent and...