6th Circ. Sustains Mortgage Cos.' Trademark Suit

Law360, New York (September 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has ruled that the owner of a trademark registered by a Texas corporation that filed for Chapter 7 has the right to sue for violation of the mark in Michigan, reversing a district court's ruling that the owner lost the right to sue when his company dissolved.

In a decision handed down Thursday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit ruled that the appeal of the dismissed trademark suit was more complicated than the U.S. District Court for the Eastern...
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