Retail & Consumer Products Law Observer

Retail & Consumer Products Law Observer

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Tag Archives: U.S. Supreme Court

Webinar: Printer Cartridges & Cheerleading Uniforms: What the Key 2017 IP Supreme Court Decisions Mean for Apparel Companies

Posted in Events, IP/Brand Protection
On July 27, 2017, Crowell & Moring will be presenting a webinar hosted by the United States Fashion Industry Association on the hottest IP Supreme Court decisions from 2017 that will affect the fashion and retail industries.  Anne Li and Preetha Chakrabarti of Crowell will be discussing Star Athletica, LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc. and Impression Prods., Inc. v.… Continue Reading

U.S. Supreme Court: Shaping the Personal Jurisdiction Landscape in Product Liability Cases

Posted in Consumer Class Action, Product Liability & Torts
On June 19, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision clarifying the circumstances in which a lawsuit “arises out of” or “relates to” a corporation’s contacts with a particular jurisdiction, such that it can be sued there. In Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court, writing for an 8-1 majority, Justice Alito held that California… Continue Reading