• Posts Tagged ‘claim preclusion’

    Privity as a Sword

    by  • June 22, 2011 • trademark

    Awhile back I reported on a case where a jus tertii defense was allowed to go forward.  The defendant, Baroody Imports, claimed that its licensor, Orouba Agrifoods Processing Company, an Egyptian company and not a party to the suit, really owned the “Basma” trademark Baroody  was accused of infringing, not plaintiff United Food Imports....

    Read more →