SAN FRANCISCO – An
Alameda County corporation that sells wholesale home furnishings alleges
a competing company copied its graphic designs.
E & E Co. LTD filed a complaint on Feb. 9 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against the
Chic Home Design LLC and Does 1 through 10 alleging copyright infringement.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that it suffered damages to
their business as the result of its designs being copied. The plaintiff
holds Chic Home Design LLC and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the
defendants allegedly copied its graphic designs and used them without
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks
enjoin the defendant, profits, statutory damages, enhanced damages, all
legal fees, interest and any other relief as the court deems just. It
is represented by Michael W. Ellison and Michael G. Bosko of Smith
Ellison in Irvine.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Case number 3:17-cv-00649-JCS