In a sign that Canada is stepping up its pressure on fake luxury goods, a judge has awarded Louis Vuitton Malletier SA the largest payout in a trademark counterfeiting and copyright suit in the country’s history.
The award of 982,556 Canadian dollars, or $933,989 at current exchange, came after a four-year legal battle between Louis Vuitton Malletier and a group of British Columbia shop owners who continued to sell counterfeit goods despite court orders.
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