U.S. News | Monkey Brewing Company Sues Brew Monkey Beer Company for Trademark Infringement

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San Antonio craft, Brew Monkey Beer Co. has filed a lawsuit in the Texas Western District Court against Brew Monkey Beer Company for alleged trademark infringement.

The plaintiff alleges that the defendant’s name is confusingly similar to the plaintiff’s name which is likely to cause confusion.

According to the lawsuit, Brew Monkey Beer reportedly said that the use of the name has caused lots of financial damages, confusion, and unfair competition.

The plaintiff reportedly accused Brew Monkey of infringing on its trademark with the intent to deceive consumers and to cause confusion among purchasers.

The plaintiff is suing the defendant for trademark infringement, trademark dilution, and unfair competition.

The plaintiff asked the federal court to award it triple the amount of those damages, along with profits Brew Monkey has made from its wrongful conduct.

The case is ongoing.

RENAISSANCE BREWING, LLC D/B/A SUDS MONKEY BREWING COMPANY v. HANSEN BRAND, LCC D/B/A BREW MONKEY BEER COMPANY et al

Judge: Xavier Rodriguez
Court: Texas Western District Court
Case #: 5:20-cv-01084
Nature of Suit: Trademark
Cause: Trademark Infringement
Case Filed: Sep 11, 2020
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Nathaniel is a News Reporting Intern at Nigerian Law Intellectual Property Watch (NLIPW). He has a passion for writing, capacity building and social media marketing. He is a graduate of Federal University of Technology, Minna, where he graduated with BTECHAGRIC. He is a member of Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN) and the National Union of Campus Journalist (NUCJ). Nathaniel has served as Editor-in-Chief for a number of magazines and as a contributor to various online repositories. Email: anathaniel@nlipw.com

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