Oakley Accused Of Stealing Clothier's 'Sweat It Out' Slogan

Law360, New York (September 16, 2013, 6:41 PM EDT) -- Oakley Inc. was hit Friday with a trademark infringement suit from a rival sports apparel manufacturer accusing the company of ripping off the proprietary phrase "Sweat It Out" and using it in the name of one of its products.

Lontex Corp. alleged Oakley recently began using the mark to sell a line of headbands, infringing a trademark that Lontex has been using for more than two decades and that serves as the URL of its website.

The complaint said Oakley's alleged misappropriation of the mark amounted...
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Case Title

LONTEX CORPORATION v. OAKLEY, INC.


Case Number

1:13-cv-05459

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Joseph E. Irenas

Date Filed

September 13, 2013

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