Supreme Court Rules On Trademark Infringement Relief For Acts Outside The U.S.

In a significant ruling on June 29, 2023, the U.S. Supreme Court addressed the case of Abitron Austria GMBH v. Hetronic International, Inc. (No. 21-1043). The Court’s decision clarified the extraterritorial reach of two provisions, sections 1114(1)(a) and 1125(a)(1), under the Lanham Act. This landmark case determined that these provisions, which prohibit trademark infringement, apply […]