DuPont Drops Kevlar Lawsuit Against Easton-Bell

Posted on Apr 02, 2013

DuPont Co. has dismissed a federal lawsuit accusing sports equipment maker Easton-Bell Sports of misusing the Kevlar trademark in packaging for bicycle tires and locks.

But the fight may not be over.  DuPont's filing dismissing the lawsuit comes two days after a federal judge in California refused to dismiss or transfer to Delaware a lawsuit filed by Easton-Bell.  In that lawsuit, the Scotts Valley, Calif., company sought a declaration that it is not infringing on DuPont's trademarks.

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