Mr. Tuna Sued Over King Of The Sea Licensing Pact

Law360, New York (May 11, 2011, 7:51 PM EDT) -- Tri-Union Seafoods LLC filed a suit in California on Tuesday claiming Mr. Tuna Inc.'s sale of King of the Sea-brand canned seafood products violates a licensing agreement between the parties and infringes a trademark for Tri-Union's Chicken of the Sea brand.

In the suit, Tri-Union claims Mr. Tuna’s website, kingoftheseatuna.com, violates the terms of a 2006 settlement and licensing agreement that granted Tri-Union the rights to Mr. Tuna’s King of the Sea brand.

The settlement resolved a lawsuit that Tri-Union filed in 2005 over trademark infringement...
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Case Title

Tri-Union Seafoods, LLC v. Mr. Tuna, Inc.


Case Number

3:11-cv-01026

Court

California Southern

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Cathy Ann Bencivengo

Date Filed

May 11, 2011

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