This trade dress lawsuit involves battery-operated motion detecting lighting. Defendant has allegedly “willfully and deliberately pulled a ‘bait and switch’ on consumers by advertising [Plaintiff’s] high-end […] product and then shipping a low-end inferior lighting to consumers.” Plaintiff is located in New Jersey and Defendant is located in Illinois…jurisdiction purportedly arises from Defendant’s sales to Indiana consumers.
Archetype Ltd. v. LTD Commodities LLC
Court Case Number: 1:15-cv-00106-RLY-DKL
File Date: Monday, January 26, 2015
Plaintiff: Archetype Ltd.
Plaintiff Counsel: Dean E. McConnell of McConnell Intellectual Property Law
Defendant: LTD Commodities LLC
Cause: Trade Dress Infringement, False Designation of Origin or Sponsorship and Passing Off, False Advertising, Trade Dress Dilution
Court: Southern District of Indiana
Judge: Judge Richard L. Young
Referred To: Magistrate Judge Denise K. LaRue