Mattel, MGA Set For Next Round In Bratz Fight

Law360, New York (January 14, 2011, 6:58 PM EST) -- After nearly seven years of litigation, the latest phase of Mattel Inc. and MGA Entertainment Inc.'s bitterly fought intellectual property dispute is set to begin Tuesday, with the opening of the second trial over Mattel's allegations that MGA stole trade secrets related to the Bratz doll line.

The new trial in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California was prompted by an appeals court's July decision that vacated a jury verdict awarding Mattel $100 million and control of the Bratz line.

Mattel may...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.