Lollicup® USA, Inc. Files Suit Against Vigour Pak Co. Ltd for Alleged Copyright Infringement
City of Industry, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2013
Lollicup® USA, Inc. has retained legal counsel and filed a copyright infringement suit in the California Central District Court against Vigour Pak Co., Ltd. for claims of alleged infringement, copying, and using Lollicup®s registered Karat® trademark, under section 43(a) of the Lanham Act (15 U.S.C. 1125(a)).
According to court documents, as our former private label manufacturer, Vigour Pak Co., Ltd. is in an alleged direct violation of our agreement. Although Lollicup® USA, Inc. has granted Vigour Pak Co. Ltd the rights to manufacture Karat brand and affiliated products for Lollicup® USA, Inc., Vigour Pak Co., Ltd does not have permission to use the Lollicup® and Karat® trademarks (serial number 78909437) without Lollicup® USAs knowledge and consent for third party production. Brief details about the complaint can be viewed at here.
Vigour Pak Co., Ltd, also known as "", is one of the leading cup forming manufacturers in Taiwan specializing in paper & plastic cups as well as food containers. According to court records, Lollicup® USA, Inc.s Karat® brand products can be found listed on Vigour Pak Co., Ltds company product pages, without permission from Lollicup® USA, Inc.