LOS ANGELES – A Los
Angeles water damage restoration company claim another company in the
city is unlawfully using its Flood Bros. trademark.
Plumbing Inc. filed a complaint on March 31 in the U.S. District Court
for the Central District of California against
The Flood Bros. Inc. and Does 1-5
alleging trademark infringement.
According to the complaint, the
plaintiff alleges that it suffered damages to its business from having a
similar business use a similar mark. The plaintiff holds The Flood
Bros. Inc. and Does 1-5 responsible because the defendants allegedly
creates a likelihood of confusion from using a mark that is
significantly similar to the plaintiff's mark.
requests a trial by jury and seeks to enjoin the defendant, order the
defendant to transfer the ownership and control of the website
www.thefloodbrothers.net, destruction of all infringing materials, all
profits, gains, all damages, all legal fees, punitive and exemplary
damages, and any other relief as the court deems just. It is
represented by Marc E. Hankin, Kevin Schraven and Anooj Patel of Hankin
Patent Law, APC in Los Angeles.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-02511