Vanguard Law Group Claims Fla. Firm Infringed Trademark
By Ama Sarfo
Law360, New York (May 14, 2013, 4:17 PM ET) -- Vanguard Law Group LLP, a boutique firm focused on real estate transactions and related tax matters, launched a trademark infringement suit against personal injury firm Florida Vanguard Attorneys in Florida federal court on Tuesday, alleging Florida Vanguard is ripping off its "Vanguard" trademark.
California-based Vanguard Law claims the Florida law firm filed a Florida state trademark registration for the term "Vanguard attorney" even though it allegedly knew that Vanguard Law has a federal registration for the term "Vanguard."
"Vanguard Law Group has invested substantial time, effort...