Spin Master Wins $8.6M In 'Would You Rather?' Trademark Case

Law360, Los Angeles (November 07, 2012, 7:22 PM ET) -- A California federal jury ruled Monday that Zobmondo Entertainment LLC infringed a trademark with its “Would You Rather …?” board games, books and other products, awarding $8.6 million in compensatory and punitive damages to rival gamemaker Spin Master Ltd. and two licensors.

In a unanimous decision Monday, the Los Angeles federal jury found that Spin Master and licensors Justin Heimberg and David Gomberg proved that “Would You Rather …?” is protectable as a suggestive trademark — rather than merely descriptive or generic — and that Zobmondo...
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Case Title

Zobmondo Entertainment LLC v. Falls Media LLC et al


Case Number

2:06-cv-03459

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Audrey B. Collins

Date Filed

June 5, 2006


Case Title

Falls Media LLC et al v. Zobmondo!! Entertainment LLC et al


Case Number

2:07-cv-00571

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Audrey B. Collins

Date Filed

January 23, 2007

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