November 24, 2014
Michael Kors, LLC filed a trademark infringement case in the Northern District of Illinois against numerous alleged parternships and unincorporated associations in the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The partnerships and unincorporated associations are located in the People’s Republic of China and other foreign jurisdictions. Michael Kors alleges Trademark Infringement and Counterfeiting, False Designation of Origin, a Claim for Injunctive Relief Under The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act as to the Defendants Operating a Defendant Domain Name Incorporating the Michael Kors Trademarks, and violation of Illinois Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act against the partnerships and unincorporated associations.
The case is Michael Kors, L.L.C. v. The Partnerships and Unincorporated Associations Identified on Schedule A; N.D. Ill. Case No. 2014-CV-9317.