Byline: Derek Hawkins
7th Circuit Court of Appeals
Case Name: Quincy Bioscience, LLC, v. Ellishbooks, et al.,
Case No.: 19-1799
Officials: WOOD, Chief Judge, and FLAUM and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.
Focus: Judgment Injunctive Relief
Quincy Bioscience, LLC ("Quincy") filed this civil action against Ellishbooks, related individuals, and entities (collectively "Ellishbooks") alleging claims for trademark infringement, false advertising, dilution, and unfair competition under the Lanham Act, 15 U.S.C. 1114, 1125, as well as claims under Illinois statutory and common law. The operative complaint alleged that Ellishbooks engaged in the unauthorized and unlawful sale of Quincy's products bearing the Prevagen trademark. Ellishbooks did not file a responsive pleading to the complaint. After entry of a default judgment, the district court awarded damages and permanent injunctive relief to Quincy.
Ellishbooks now challenges the...