LOS ANGELES – A Los
Angeles County corporation claims a New Jersey company copied one of its
fabric designs without authorization.
Rex Fabrics filed a
complaint on March 23 in the U.S. District Court for the Central
District of California against Costume Gallery Inc. and Does 1 through
alleging copyright infringement.
According to the complaint, the
plaintiff alleges that it suffered damages to its business from having
its tie-dye fabric design copied. The plaintiff holds Costume Gallery
Inc. and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly
sold garments that feature plaintiff's fabric design.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks to enjoin the defendants, award
all profits, statutory damages, all legal fees, interest, and any other
relief as the court deems just. It is represented by Stephen M.
Doniger, Scott Alan Burroughs, Trevor W. Barrett and Justin M. Gomes of
Doniger/Burroughs in Venice.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-02280-RGK-MRW