Counterfeiting and gray-market goods are growing at an alarming rate, resulting in industry losses of billions of dollars annually. When our clients’ trademarks are challenged in these ways, we act swiftly against both manufacturers and distributors to stop the flow of counterfeit and gray-market goods. Our attorneys regularly appear in courts across the United States and have successfully obtained emergency injunctive relief for our clients, including ex parte seizures, temporary restraining orders, and preliminary injunctions. The Rapacke Law Groups international network allows us to implement global brand protection programs quickly and effectively.
If a client’s brand and goodwill are threatened by false statements or deceptive advertising, immediate relief is often needed. We are well versed with the Lanham Act and understand the nuances of false statements, deceptive practices, and consumer confusion. We have successfully achieved swift resolutions for our clients, including restraining orders.