Judge Vernon Broderick of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York recently decided a motion to dismiss by luxury consignment goods reseller The RealReal (“TRR”) in an action brought by famous French brand Chanel. Chanel v. The Realreal, 2020 WL 1503422 (S.D.N.Y. Mar. 30, 2020). In addition to the false advertising claims discussed below, Judge Broderick’s decision also addressed Chanel’s trademark infringement and counterfeiting claims. The trademark infringement and counterfeiting… Continue Reading
Kelly Landers Hawthorne is an associate in the Litigation Department.