$300M Twilight Trademark Suit Avoids Stake In The Heart

Law360, Los Angeles (March 21, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Friday refused to nix a $300 million trademark suit originally brought by Bath & Body Works Brand Management Inc. looking to give itself the right to sell products with “Twilight” in the name, siding with Summit Entertainment, which produced the blockbuster movie series.

U.S. District Judge George B. Daniels found that the personal care products scented and labeled as “Twilight Woods” and “Twilight Crush” may infringe on Summit’s trademarked vampire movie name, and determined that a jury should decide whether...
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