Boston Band Founder Seeks Peace Of Mind In Trademark Suit

Law360, New York (April 18, 2013, 5:08 PM EDT) -- The founder of rock band Boston, known for hits "More Than A Feeling" and "Peace of Mind," slapped a former bandmate with a trademark infringement suit Wednesday in Massachusetts federal court, accusing him of using the "Boston" mark to promote his solo career.

Donald Thomas "Tom" Scholz, who led Boston to success, claims that Barry Goudreau, who played guitar with Boston between 1976 and 1979, has been using the band's name and associated trademarks without authorization to advertise his own performances. By doing so, Scholz said, Goudreau...
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Case Title

Scholz v. Goudreau


Case Number

1:13-cv-10951

Court

Massachusetts

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Denise J. Casper

Date Filed

April 17, 2013

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