LOS ANGELES — A California corporation is suing New York-based corporations Danice Stores Inc., EHL Imports Corp. and Does 1 through 10,
alleging that they manufactured fabrics containing the plaintiff's copyrighted designs.
Meridian Textiles Inc. filed a complaint on Aug. 12 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against the defendants, alleging copyright infringement.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that Meridian Textiles Inc. suffered damages to the business as the result of its designs being used on fabrics without its authority. The plaintiff holds Danice Stores Inc., EHL Imports Corp. and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly sold and distributed fabrics that contain the plaintiff's designs through retail stores and online websites.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks enjoin the defendant, award all profits to plaintiff, statutory damages, interest, all legal fees and any other relief as this court deems apropriate. It is represented by Stephen Doniger and Scott Burroughs of Doniger/Burroughs in Venice.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California case number 2:16-cv-06060