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Sucks/Criticism Cases

Ascentive, LLC v. Opinion Corp
No. 10 Civ. 4433-ILG-SMG (E.D.N.Y. Dec. 13, 2011)
Bally Total Fitness Holding Corp. v. Faber
29 F. Supp. 2d 1161 (C.D. Cal. 1998)
Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. v. Lavalle
2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 23117 (N.D. Tex. Dec. 3, 2002)
BidZirk, LLC v. Smith
2007 WL 626161 (D.S.C. April 10, 2006), aff’d, 2007 wl 664302 (4th Cir. March 6, 2007)
Bihari v. Gross
119 F. Supp. 2d 309 (S.D.N.Y. 2000)
Board of Directors of Sapphire Bay Condos West v. Simpson
129 Fed. Appx. 711 (3d Cir. 2005)
Bosley Medical Inst. v. Kremer
2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8336 (S.D. Cal. Apr. 29, 2004), aff’d in part and rev’d in part, 403 F.3d 672 (9th Cir. 2005)
Career Agents Network, Inc. v. careeragentsnetwork.biz
2010 WL 743053 (E.D. Mich. Feb. 26, 2010)
Cintas Corp. v. Unite Here
2009 WL 604099 (S.D.N.Y. March 9, 2009)
Cleary Bldg. Corp. v. David A. Dame, Inc.
2009 WL 4506414 (D. Colo. Dec. 1, 2009)
Coca-Cola Co. v. Purdy
2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13443 (D. Minn. July 23, 2002) (motion for preliminary injunction), aff’d, 382 F.3d 774 (8th Cir. 2004)
Crown Pontiac, Inc. v. Ballock
287 F. Supp. 2d 1256 (N.D. Ala. 2003)
E. & J. Gallo Winery v. Spider Webs Ltd.
129 F. Supp. 2d 1033 (S.D. Tex. 2001), aff’d, 286 F.3d 270 (5th Cir. 2002)
Faegre & Benson, LLP v. Purdy
70 U.S.P.Q.2d 1315 (D. Minn. 2004), aff’d, 129 Fed. Appx. 323 (8th Cir. 2005), 367 F. Supp. 2d 1238 (D. Minn. 2005) (second contempt motion)
Fairbanks Capital Corp. v. Kenney
303 F. Supp. 2d 583 (D. Md. 2003)
Ficker v. Tuohy
305 F. Supp. 2d 569 (D. Md. 2004)
Gregerson v. Vilana Financial, Inc.
2006 WL 3227762 (D. Minn. Nov. 7, 2006) (defendant’s motion for preliminary injunction); 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 64960 (D. Minn. Aug. 31, 2007 (cross-motions for summary judgment)
Harrison v. Microfinancial, Inc.
74 U.S.P.Q.2d 1848 (D. Mass. 2005)
Her, Inc. v. Re/Max First Choice, LLC
468 F. Supp. 2d 964 (S.D. Ohio 2007) (granting preliminary injunction against use of disputed domain names); 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 94629 (S.D. Ohio Dec. 12, 2007) (amending preliminary injunction to transfer disputed domain names to plaintiff)
Hy Cite Corp. v. badbusinessbureau.com, L.L.C.
418 F.Supp.2d 1142 (D. Ariz. 2005)
J.K. Harris & Co. v. Kassel
62 U.S.P.Q. 2d 1926 (N.D. Cal. 2002), modified in part, 253 F. Supp. 2d 1120 (N.D. Cal. 2003)
Jews for Jesus v. Brodsky
993 F. Supp. 282 (D.N.J.), aff’d, 159 F.3d 1351 (3d Cir. 1998)
Knight-McConnell v. Cummins
2004 U.S. Dist LEXIS 14746 (S.D.N.Y. July 29, 2004)
Kraft Foods Holdings, Inc. v. Stuart Helm a/k/a “King Velveeda”
205 F. Supp. 2d 942 (N.D. Ill. 2002).
Lamparello v. Falwell
360 F. Supp. 2d 768 (E.D. Va. 2004), rev’d and remanded, 420 F. 3d 309 (4th Cir. 2005)
Levinson Axelrod, P.A. v. Heyburn
No. 3:09-cv-05627 (D.N.J. Jan. 13, 2010)
Lucas Nursery and Landscaping, Inc. v. Grosse
Civ. A. No. 01-73291 (E.D. Mich. Apr. 24, 2002), aff’d, 359 F.3d 806 (6th Cir. 2004)
Lucent Techs. v. Johnson
56 U.S.P.Q.2d 1637 (C.D. Cal. 2000)
Lucent Techs., Inc. v. Lucentsucks.com
95 F. Supp. 2d 528 (E.D. Va. 2000)
Mattel, Inc. v. Adventure Apparel
2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13885 (S.D.N.Y. Sept. 7, 2001)
Mayflower Transit, LLC v. Prince
2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6908 (D.N.J. March 30, 2004)
Morrison & Foerster LLP v. Wick
94 F. Supp. 2d 1125 (D. Colo. 2000)
N.Y. Stock Exch., Inc. v. Gahary
196 F. Supp. 2d 401 (S.D.N.Y. 2002)
Nissan Motor Co. v. Nissan Computer Corp.
Northland Ins. Cos. v. Blaylock
115 F. Supp. 2d 1108 (D. Minn. 2000).
OBH, Inc. v. Spotlight Magazine, Inc.
86 F. Supp. 2d 176 (W.D.N.Y. 2000)
Parker v. Google, Inc.
422 F. Supp. 2d 492 (E.D. Pa. 2006), aff’d, 242 Fed.Appx. 833 (3d Cir. 2007)
Penn Warranty Corp. v. DiGiovanni
10 Misc. 3d 998 (N.Y. Sup. 2005)
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Inc. v. Doughney
113 F. Supp. 2d 915 (E.D. Va. 2000) (cross motions for summary judgment); 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13421 (E.D. Va. Aug. 31, 2000) (motion for attorney’s fees); 263 F.3d 359 (4th Cir. 2001)
PGC Property, LLC v. Wainscott/Sagaponack Property Owners, Inc.
250 F. Supp. 2d 136 (E.D.N.Y. 2003).
Planned Parenthood Fed’n of Am., Inc. v. Bucci
1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3338 (S.D.N.Y. Mar. 19, 1997), aff’d, 152 F.3d 920 (2d Cir.), cert. denied, 525 U.S. 834 (1998)
Purdy v. BNSF Corp.
2001 U.S. App. LEXIS 22866 (8th Cir. Oct. 24, 2001)
Savannah Coll. of Art and Design, Inc. v. Houeix
369 F. Supp. 2d 929 (S.D. Ohio 2004) (bench trial), 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9022 (S.D. Ohio Apr. 22, 2005) (denying defendant’s motion for attorney’s fees)
Sunlight Saunas, Inc. v. Sundance Sauna, Inc.
427 F. Supp. 2d 1032, (D. Kan. 2006) (cross-motions for summary judgment); 442 F. Supp. 2d 1160 (D. Kan. 2006) (defendants’ motion for judgment as a matter of law)
Taubman Co. v. Webfeats
No. 01-72987 (E.D. Mich. Oct. 11, 2001) (granting preliminary injunction), rev'd, 319 F.3d 770 (6th Cir. 2003)
TMI, Inc. v. Maxwell
H-02-CV-494 (S.D. Tex. 2000), rev’d, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 7708 (5th Cir. Apr. 21, 2004)
Toronto-Dominion Bank v. Karpachev
188 F. Supp. 2d 110 (D. Mass. 2002)
Universal Communication Systems, Inc. v. Lycos, Inc.
478 F.3d 413 (1st Cir. 2007)
Utah Lighthouse Ministry, Inc. v. Discovery Computing, Inc.
2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21978 (D. Utah March 26, 2007), aff’d, 527 F.3d 1045 (10th Cir. 2008)
Whitney Info. Network, Inc. v. Xcentric Ventures, LLC
2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24920, 2005-2 Trade Cas. (CCH) P74908 (M.D. Fla. July 14, 2005)