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LaserPerformance Wins Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

October 2nd, 2013

(October 2, 2013) – Beginning in 2012, the Belgium dealer Optiteam BVBA and importer Nautisch Centerum Delfzijl – Tecinvest BV illegally imported Laser and Sunburst branded boats and parts, manufactured by Performance Sailcraft Australia, for distribution into Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxemburg. Nautisch Centerum Delfzijl is also a dinghy builder who with Orange Performance Sailcraft

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LaserPerformance responds to Bruce Kirby Complaint

June 17th, 2013

Laser builder LaserPerformance has submitted a response on June 12, 2013 to the complaint filed by Laser designer Bruce Kirby on March 4, 2013 in the U.S. Federal Court system, in which Kirby contends that the builder had failed to submit royalty fees owed to him. Kirby’s complaint also named the International Laser Class Association

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Kirby seeks to shutter LaserPerformance

May 17th, 2013

(May 17, 2013) – Bruce Kirby, Inc today asked the Connecticut Federal Court to issue a prejudgment remedy (“PJR”) against Rastegar and the Laser Performance (LP) Defendants. If granted in its totality, the PJR would prevent Rastegar and LP from use, disposal, and/or transfer of all production tooling, molds, and plugs for producing Kirby Sailboats,

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Kirby Files to Cancel Laser Trademark and Sunburst Logo for Boats

May 10th, 2013

(May 10, 2013) – Bruce Kirby Inc. today filed the below petition to cancel US trademark registrations directed to both the word LASER and the Sunburst logo for boats. According to US Trademark Office records, these US registrations are owned by Karaya (Jersey) Limited based in St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands. Grounds for the petitions

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Latest action between Kirby and Laser Performance

May 7th, 2013

(May 7, 2013) – Bruce Kirby Inc. today filed a Petition to Cancel US Trademark Registration No. 3,459,524 for LASER. According to the records of the US Trademark Office, the trademark is owned by Velum Limited, a corporation organized under the laws of Antigua and Barbuda having an post office box address in Geneva, Switzerland.

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