Tennis Ball Co. Penn Serves Dunlop With False Ad Suit

Law360, Chicago (May 1, 2012, 2:14 PM EDT) -- Head USA Inc. and affiliate Penn Racquet Sports Inc. fired off a false advertising suit against Dunlop International Ltd. in Connecticut federal court Monday alleging that Dunlop's claims about its tennis ball market hold, including that its product is the "World's No. 1 Ball," are misleading and must be barred.

Head and its tennis ball affiliate Penn — both wholly owned subsidiaries of HTM USA Holdings Inc. — assert that Dunlop's ad claim and its claim that it holds 70 percent of the global tennis ball...
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