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SCOTUS Unanimously Holds Willfulness Is Not Required To Recover Trademark Profits

BY: Michael Kolcun | April 24, 2020

The Supreme Court has held a plaintiff can recover a defendant’s profits without having to prove willful trademark infringement. Romag Fasteners, Inc. v. Fossil, Inc. involves allegations of trademark infringement over handbag fasteners. While a jury agreed that Fossil infringed Romag’s trademark, it rejected the accusation that the infringement was willful. As a result, and … Continue reading