Navajo Nation, The, et al. v. Urban Outfitters, Inc. et al Featured Case

Plaintiff The Navajo Nation alleged that Defendants Urban Outfitters, inc. violated the Indian Arts and Crafts Act by advertising, promoting and selling its goods under the confusingly similar "Navaho" and "Navajo" names and marks, which compete directly with the Navajo Nation's retail goods.

Plaintiff: Navajo Nation, The, Dine Development Corporation and Navajo Arts and Crafts Enterprise
Defendant: Urban Outfitters, Inc., Urbanoutfitters.Com, L.P., Urban Outfitters Wholesale, Inc., Anthroplogie, Inc., Anthropologie.Com, L.P., Free People, L.L.C. and Freepeople.Com, L.L.C.
Case Number: 1:2012cv00195
Filed: February 28, 2012
Court: New Mexico District Court
Office: Albuquerque Office
County: Bernalillo
Presiding Judge: C. LeRoy Hansen
Referring Judge: W. Daniel Schneider
Nature of Suit: Trademark
Cause of Action: 15:1125
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

Docket Report

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Date Filed#Document Text
March 1, 2012 11 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that this case has been reassigned to Senior U.S. District Judge C. LeRoy Hansen as the trial judge. Under D.N.M.LR-Civ. 10.1, the first page of each document must have the case file number and initials of the assigned judges.Accordingly, further documents filed in this matter must bear the case number and the judges' initials shown in the case caption and the NEF for this document. Kindly reflect this change in your filings. U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephan M. Vidmar is no longer assigned to this case.[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.] (mr)
March 1, 2012 10 REFUSAL TO CONSENT to Proceed before a U.S. Magistrate Judge (Swope, Karin)[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.]
February 29, 2012 9 REPORT re: patent/trademark/copyright by Dine Development Corporation, Navajo Arts and Crafts Enterprise, Navajo Nation, The (Swope, Karin)
February 29, 2012 Summons Issued as to Anthroplogie, Inc., Anthropologie.Com, L.P., Free People, L.L.C., Freepeople.Com, L.L.C., Urban Outfitters Wholesale, Inc., Urban Outfitters, Inc., and Urbanoutfitters.Com, L.P. (mr)
February 29, 2012 8 Report re: patent/trademark/copyright by Dine Development Corporation, Navajo Arts and Crafts Enterprise, and Navajo Nation, The. (mr)
February 29, 2012 6 NOTICE of Certification for Rule 83 by Navajo Nation (Lewis, Brian) Modified security access on 2/29/2012 (mr).
February 29, 2012 4 APPENDIX/SUPPLEMENT Civil Cover Sheet against All Defendants filed by Navajo Nation, The.(Lewis, Brian) Modified text and security access on 2/29/2012 (mr).
February 28, 2012 7 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that this case has been randomly assigned to United States Magistrate Judge Stephan M. Vidmar to conduct dispositive proceedings in this matter, including motions and trial. Appeal from a judgment entered by a Magistrate Judge will be to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. It is the responsibility of the case filer to serve a copy of this Notice upon all parties with the summons and complaint. Consent is strictly voluntary, and a party is free to withhold consent without adverse consequences. Should a party choose to consent, notice should be made no later than 21 days after entry of the Order setting the Rule 16 Initial Scheduling Conference. For e-filers, visit our Web site at www.nmcourt.fed.us for more information and instructions.[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.] (mr)
February 28, 2012 U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephan M. Vidmar and U.S. Magistrate Judge W. Daniel Schneider assigned. (mr)
February 28, 2012 5 Association Dues: $ 100 paid, receipt number # 1084-2410693 re: Doc. 3 Association of Attorney Licensed Outside the District, filed by Navajo Nation, The, (Payment made via Pay.gov) (mr)[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.]
February 28, 2012 Association Dues Received: $ 100 receipt number 1084-2410692 re: Doc. 2 Association of Attorney Licensed Outside the District, filed by Navajo Nation, The, (Payment made via Pay.gov)(Lewis, Brian)
February 28, 2012 Filing Fee Received: $ 350 receipt number 1084-2410691 re 1 Complaint filed by Navajo Nation, The (Payment made via Pay.gov)(Lewis, Brian)
February 28, 2012 3 ASSOCIATION of Attorney Licensed Outside the District for Plaintiff Navajo Nation, The by Brian L. Lewis on behalf of: Mark GriffinKeller Rohrback1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3200Seattle, WA 981012064280561mgriffin@kellerrohrback.com (Association Dues - Online Payment) (Lewis, Brian)[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.]
February 28, 2012 2 ASSOCIATION of Attorney Licensed Outside the District for Plaintiff Navajo Nation, The by Brian L. Lewis on behalf of: Karin SwopeKeller Rohrback1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3200Seattle, WA 981012064280561kswope@kellerrohrback.com (Association Dues - Online Payment) (Lewis, Brian)[THIS IS A TEXT-ONLY ENTRY. THERE ARE NO DOCUMENTS ATTACHED.]
February 28, 2012 1 COMPLAINT against All Defendants ( Filing Fee - Online Payment), filed by Navajo Nation, The. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit, # 2 Exhibit, # 3 Exhibit, # 4 Exhibit, # 5 Exhibit, # 6 Exhibit, # 7 Exhibit, # 8 Exhibit)(Lewis, Brian)

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Plaintiff: Navajo Nation, The
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