Coach Takes $46M Judgment In Counterfeit Merchandise Suit

Law360, New York (July 24, 2012, 6:57 PM EDT) -- Coach Inc. on Tuesday was awarded a total of $46 million against a trio of alleged counterfeit sellers that a New York federal judge found operated a merchandise operation through which they sold handbags and other products unlawfully bearing Coach's trademarks.

U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon tagged Linda and Courtney Allen with a $44 million penalty and issued a default judgment of $2.2 million against alleged business partner John Vanasco Jr., days after determining Coach was entitled to summary judgment on its allegations that the women...
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Case Information

Case Title

Coach, Inc. et al v. Allen et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit



Colleen McMahon

Date Filed

May 24, 2011

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