Hartmarx Buyers Blast Creditor In Licensing Dispute

Law360, New York (September 23, 2009, 3:31 PM EDT) -- Two companies that bought bankrupt suit maker Hartmarx Corp.'s assets for $85 million have accused Western Glove Works, a creditor, of forum shopping in a dispute over a trademark licensing agreement that Western says was improperly assumed by the buyers as part of the sale.

Emerisque Brands UK Ltd. and SKNL North America BV filed motions in opposition to Western in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois this week. They asked the bankruptcy court to deny Western's request for direct appeal to...
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