2nd Circ. Says CVS Can't Sell Perfume Without UPC

Law360, New York (June 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has found no error in the decision to grant luxury perfume manufacturer Zino Davidoff SA a preliminary injunction against CVS Corp. based on claims that the retailer infringed the Swiss company's trademark by selling perfume boxes with their unique production codes removed.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit upheld the injunction Friday because the codes "play an important role" in Davidoff's efforts to eliminate counterfeit versions of its Cool Water perfumes and to maintain the quality of the product...
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