• Defendant Hoist Manufacturer Awarded Attorney's Fees in Trade Dress Case Secalt v. Wuxi Shenxi Construction Machinery
  • February 13, 2012 | Author: Janet A. Marvel
  • Law Firm: Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson LLP - Chicago Office
  • In Secalt S.A. v. Wuxi Shenxi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., Nos. 10-17007 & 11-15066, 2012 WL 373102 (9th Cir. Feb. 7, 2012), plaintiff, a manufacturer of traction hoists (typically used for commercial building and window washing), alleged that it owned trade dress rights in the following design: