Nike Loses Bid To Enforce Bauer Trademark Settlement

Law360, New York (June 7, 2010, 3:49 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has refused to grant Nike Inc.'s request to enforce a settlement in clothing company Bauer Bros. LLC's trademark infringement suit over a Nike promotion for the U.S. men's soccer team, finding that the footwear giant has failed to prove that it earned no profits from the products at issue.

Judge Thomas J. Whelan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California on Friday denied without prejudice Nike's motion to enforce a May 2009 settlement between the parties, ruling that the...
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