Things go from bad to worse for L’Oreal in their multifaceted litigation with Olaplex

In 2018, the Federal Circuit reversed the District Court of Delaware’s refusal to grant Liqwd a preliminary injunction against L’Oreal Liqwd v L’Oreal Preliminary Injunction.  Many reported earlier this summer on L’Oreal’s expensive loss to Olaplex in the District Court of Delaware.  (See, e.g.,  L’Oreal has now been dealt another blow by the Federal […]

No Breach of Contract/Trade Secret Misappropriation where Marking Provisions weren’t Followed

I wish I would have had this case in my back pocket when I was in-house, counseling clients entering into NDA’s. It provides a great cautionary tale of what happens when you enter into an agreement with provisions that you don’t then follow.  Hoover Panel Systems