LOS ANGELES – A New York business is alleged to have unlawfully used a textile design owned by a California corporation.
Universal Dyeing & Printing Inc. filed a complaint on May 23 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Apollo Apparel Group LLC and Does 1 through 10 alleging copyright infringement.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that it suffered damages from having its UA 14794 fabric design copied without its authority. The plaintiff holds Apollo Apparel Group LLC and Does 1 through 10 responsible because the defendants allegedly sold or manufactured garments made out of fabrics that bear plaintiff's design.
The plaintiff requests seeks to enjoin the defendants, award all profits to the plaintiff, statutory damages, all legal fees, interest and any other relief as the court deems just. It is represented by Stephen M. Doniger, Scott A. Burroughs and Frank Gregory Casella of Doniger/Burroughs in Venice.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-03868-SJO-AJW