Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Herbal Essences trade dress suit

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Procter & Gamble has filed a suit against Blue Cross Laboratories for infringement of its Herbal Essences trade dress, the firm announces in a recent release. Filed in a federal district court for the Southern District of Ohio, P&G alleges the Santa Clarita, Calif. firm is distributing shampoo and conditioner products under the Herbal Passion name that have bottles identically shaped to those of the P&G brand. The products are being sold in dollar store outlets in the U.S. P&G requests the firm be ordered to stop distributing the products, recall existing inventory, destroy the bottle molds and notify retailers to impound or return all items. "We believe this is a clear case of infringement designed to take advantage of consumer loyalty and business growth that P&G developed through the reinvention of its Herbal Essences brand," P&G chief legal officer Jim Johnson says...
Advertisement

Related Content

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

RS015185

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel