LOS ANGELES – An
Ontario corporation alleges a City of Commerce company infringed its
design for a cap for an acrylic resin storage container.
(USA) Inc., doing business as Felli Housewares filed a complaint on
March 16 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of
California against Housewares International Inc. alleging patent
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges
that it suffered damages to its business from having its '527 patent
infringed. The plaintiff holds Housewares International Inc.
responsible because the defendant allegedly distributes vacuum-sealing
cap for a container design that infringes plaintiff's patented design.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks all damages, actual
damages, interest, enhanced damages, treble damages, permanent
injunction against the defendant, all legal fees, interest, and any
other relief as the court deems just. It is represented by Bryan J.
Thomas of Law Offices of Thomas and Associates in Los Angeles.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division Case number 2:17-cv-02112-CAS-KS