Burlington Takes $4.6M Hit In Fendi Trademark Feud

Law360, New York (February 17, 2010, 4:21 PM EST) -- A federal judge has awarded Italian luxury brand Fendi SRL more than $4.6 million in contempt sanctions following a ruling that Burlington Coat Factory Warehouse Corp. violated a 1987 injunction by continuing to sell counterfeit bags obtained by unauthorized retailers for almost two decades.

Judge Leonard Sand of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York entered an amended final judgment of $4.66 million in contempt sanctions against Burlington on Tuesday, a little more than a week after granting summary judgment in Fendi’s...
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