Damages for False Advertising Reversed

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January 10, 2002
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JTH Tax, Inc. v. H & R Block Eastern Tax Services, Inc., et al.
No. 01-1353 (4th Cir. 2002), unpublished
US
Federal Court
4th Circuit
United States Court of Appeals
Myron Glassman, Ph.D.
Per Curiam

Summary

The 4th Circuit reversed the district court’s award of damages for Block’s violation of the Lanham Act. It found that the district court improperly calculated damages using gross profit rather than net profit.

See Also

JTH Tax, Inc. v. H & R Block Eastern Tax Services, Inc., et al.

The 4th Circuit reversed the district court’s award of damages for Block’s violation of the Lanham Act. It found that the district court improperly calculated damages using gross profit rather than net profit.