ITC Forbids Red Bull Knockoffs From Entering US

Law360, New York (September 9, 2010, 6:59 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission is barring the unlicensed entry of energy drink products that infringe on Red Bull designs, wrapping up its investigation of importers selling non-U.S. versions of the popular beverage.

The commission on Wednesday announced it was terminating the investigation and issuing a general exclusion order covering four trademarks and one copyright held by Red Bull, along with other marks and designs confusingly similar to those associated with the company's products.

A general exclusion order, unlike a limited order, directs U.S. Customs and...
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