By Sarah Jarvis (January 28, 2022, 9:07 PM EST) – A Georgia federal judge has released certain corporate executives from a $4.2 million trademark infringement case involving kratom products, finding that a pair of companies behind the Vivazen brand of CBD and herbal supplements have not established personal jurisdiction over them.
U.S. District Judge Thomas W. Thrash Jr. said Thursday in an opinion addressing a slew of motions to dismiss that the plaintiffs — Segment Consulting Management Ltd. of Canada and Barbados-based Lighthouse Enterprises Inc. – had argued that personal jurisdiction was appropriate over Rachana Arora, Karan Arora and Shruti Shah due to their ownership and management of Vivazen Botanicals LLC, Bliss Nutraceuticals LLC …
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