Jones Day Can Remain Macy's Counsel In JC Penney Feud

Law360, New York (June 27, 2013, 4:12 PM EDT) -- Jones Day can continue representing Macy's Inc. in its feud with J.C. Penney Inc., a New York state appeals court ruled Thursday, finding that the trademark work the firm did for J.C. Penney in Asia was unrelated to a trial over Martha Stewart's home goods.

Although J.C. Penney had complained that Jones Day couldn't represent both department stores, a five-judge state appeals court panel found that the work the firm did for J.C. Penney in Asia was unrelated to an ongoing bench trial in Manhattan over...
To view the full article, register now.