1 Counterfeit Item Enough For Jurisdiction: 2nd Circ.

Law360, New York (August 6, 2010, 4:32 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has issued a ruling that will allow luxury fashion house Chloe SA to sue an alleged counterfeiter in New York, even though he is accused of shipping only one fake Chloe item to that state.

In reversing a lower court's opinion, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit found Thursday that the single act of an out-of-state defendant shipping an item to New York, combined with his employer’s extensive business activity in New York, gave rise...
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