$24M Emeril Knives Trademark Suit Moved Out Of Miami

Law360, Miami (February 27, 2013, 7:53 PM ET) -- A German trade association will have to make its pitch for an injunction barring Emeril Lagasse-branded knives erroneously marketed as from Solingen, Germany, to another judge, as the $24 million trademark infringement suit was moved Wednesday to the Middle District of Florida.

U.S. District Judge Kathleen Williams, who had previously expressed skepticism about the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Wuppertal-Solingen-Remscheid's choice of the Southern District of Florida as venue, transferred the case to the neighboring district, the home of defendant HSNi LLC, which operates the Home...
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