Fla. Judge Halts Alleged Online Adidas, Reebok Counterfeiters

Law360, New York (July 14, 2015, 6:13 PM EDT) -- A week after issuing a restraining order and still without a response from the more than 200 defendants, a Florida federal judge on Monday put a stop to the defendants’ nearly 300 websites that sportswear makers Adidas AG and Reebok International Inc. say are selling counterfeit merchandise.

U.S. District Judge Darrin P. Gayles granted the plaintiffs request for a preliminary injunction to stop the defendants from selling alleged knock-off merchandise bearing marks similar to licensed marks such as Adidas’ iconic three-stripes and flower logos, Reebok’s logo,...
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