Wendy's, Fla. Seafood Chain Close Out Trademark Suit

Law360, New York (November 2, 2012, 6:44 PM EDT) -- Wendy's International Inc. and a Florida seafood chain have resolved allegations that the fast food giant co-opted the smaller company's "You Can't Fake Fresh" slogan after a Florida federal judge on Friday signed off on an order dismissing the trademark suit.

U.S. District Judge Charlene Edwards Honeywell granted a joint motion to dismiss filed by Phelan Holdings Inc., which does business as Pincher’s Crab Shack, and Wendy’s, bringing the intellectual property battle to a close.

Neither the order dismissing the case nor the motion to dismiss...
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