Toy Co. Asks High Court To Revisit Lanham Act Damages

Law360, New York (November 16, 2010, 7:03 PM EST) -- A small manufacturer of learning toys for disabled children has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to consider whether consumers are truly well-served by an interpretation of the Lanham Act that allowed toy giant Mattel Inc. to win a $1 million trademark infringement judgment against it.

A South Carolina jury ordered Super Duper Inc., which produces books, audio disks and educational board games for children with speech and reading disabilities, to pay Mattel $400,000 for infringing the company's line of “See ‘n Say” pull-string toys with its...
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