Toy Co. Drops Suit Accusing Lego Of Blocking Imports

Law360, New York (January 20, 2012, 3:30 PM EST) -- Canadian toy maker Mega Brands Inc. has dropped its lawsuit accusing Lego Group of trying to monopolize the construction toy industry by using fraudulently obtained intellectual property rights to keep it from importing competitive products into the U.S., the companies said Friday.

Mega Brands said in a statement released on Friday that it voluntarily decided to withdraw the suit it filed Jan. 13 in California federal court after receiving formal confirmation that U.S. Customs and Border Protection will not interfere with the importation of any of...
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