Law360, New York (April 21, 2017, 1:24 PM EDT) -- The five firms that filed the most trademark suits in the first quarter of 2017 were led, unsurprisingly, by specialized boutiques that routinely lodge mass-defendant anti-counterfeiting cases on behalf of fashion brands like Luxottica and Chanel.
According to data compiled by Lex Machina, 25-attorney Chicago firm Greer Burns & Crain Ltd. topped the list with 18 new cases, filed on behalf of elite brands like Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Luxottica and Canada Goose.
These aren't your father's Company A v. Company B trademark lawsuits, but rather mass-defendant suits that target dozens or even hundreds of vendors, often only identified by their web...
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