Going Gangbusters: An Unusual Trademark Injunction

Law360, New York (November 18, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- On Oct. 21, 2008, the Honorable Florence-Marie Cooper, of the United States District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division, entered a first of its kind restraining order against the Mongols Motorcycle Gang in United States v. Cavazos.

In that order, the Court enjoined the gang and related persons from taking any action that would affect the availability, marketability or value of the MONGOLS trademark and required that the members of the gang and related persons surrender for seizure items bearing that mark....
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