This lawsuit arises out of the manufacture, importation, offer for sale, sale, and distribution in the United States of unauthorized copies of UtilitySport® trailers by the Defendants.
The Plaintiff is a utility trailer kit manufacturer located in Grants Pass, Oregon. It owns federal trademark registrations for UtilityMate® and UtilitySport®.
In 2011, Plaintiff entered into a contract with the Defendants for the manufacture of trailers. The Defendants are now accused of manufacturing and selling trailers based on Plaintiff’s designs and using Plaintiff’s trademarks without permission and without compensating Plaintiff.
Trailers Intl LLC et al v. STC International (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. et al.
Court Case Number: 3:17-cv-01432-SI
File Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Plaintiff: Trailers Intl LLC, Vincent L. Webb
Plaintiff Counsel: Stephen J. Joncus of Joncus Law LLC
Defendant: STC International (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Rockford Commercial Warehouse, Inc., Power Equipment Direct Inc.
Cause: Copyright Infringement, Trademark Infringement, Unfair Competition, Breach of Contract
Court: District of Oregon
Judge: Michael H. Simon