We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Bridgestone Sues To Protect Off-Road Tires

Law360 (February 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire LLC is hoping to put the brakes on GPX International Tire Corporation’s sale of off-road tires, filing a suit against the work tire company Wednesday for alleged trademark infringement, unfair competition and false advertising.

Bridgestone, which is seeking a jury trial, said that GPX “engaged in a systematic pattern of unlawful conduct by knocking-off a series of Firestone trademarks” and disseminating false and misleading advertising about its products.

Bridgestone wants GPX to surrender its allegedly infringing tires for destruction, to pay for...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.