California corporation sues garment vendors
LOS ANGELES — A California corporation is suing Gogo Apparel, Inc. Ross Stores, Inc., and Does 1 through 10, garment vendors, citing alleged copyright infringement.
Fabric Selection, Inc. filed a complaint on April 6, in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against the defendants alleging that they copied and reproduced plaintiff's fabric designs.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that Fabric Selection, Inc. suffered damages to their business as the result of their fabric designs being copied without their consent. The plaintiff holds Gogo Apparel, Inc. Ross Stores, Inc., and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly sells garments made out of fabrics that bear plaintiff's designs.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks enjoin the defendant, recall and destroy all infringing garments, actual damages, profits, statutory damages, all legal fees and any other relief as this court deems just. They are represented by Michael C. Baum, Andrew V. Jablon and Stacey N. Knox of Resch Polster & Berger LLP in Los Angeles.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-02650-ODW-PLA