Princess Di Trademark Suit Against Manatt Lives On

Law360, New York (July 23, 2010, 6:02 PM EDT) -- California's highest court has rejected Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP's bid to block Franklin Mint Co.'s suit accusing the firm of maliciously prosecuting an epic trademark suit against the collectible maker on behalf of the estate of Diana, Princess of Wales.

The Supreme Court of California on Wednesday denied Manatt's petition to review a decision by the Court of Appeal of the State of California, Second Appellate District, Division Four that revived the suit, though Associate Justice Carlos R. Moreno said the petition should be granted....
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