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Civil Procedure Keyed to Erichson
Swift v. Matthews
Citation:U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee Civil Action No. 3:09-0442 (May 19, 2006)
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Swift (Plaintiff) filed a lawsuit against Matthews (Defendant) alleging illegal use of her trademarks, by manufacturing and distributing counterfeit “Fearless” merchandise in areas near her concert venues. Swift also filed motions for a preliminary injunction and a temporary restraining order to prevent him from selling the products at issue while the litigation was pending in the court. These motions are now before the court.
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