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11-14-2012, 08:43 PM
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Originally Posted by DrinkFightFlyers View Post
That is essentially one of the reasons I was alluding to, only you must not have noticed that it is a Philly-area based company selling the shirts and infringing on the likeness, not the German team. If it was the German team doing it, it may be a different story, but US Courts can exercise jurisdiction over foreign defendants if ascertain threshold requirements are met.

(I also have a law degree here in America)
Sorry, you're right then, I only skimmed that thing and somehow jumped to the conclusion it was the Germans doing it (I swear I was never as sloppy when dealing with actual cases, but now that I'm not in the field anymore, I hope I can be given a bit of leeway ). And since I don't have deep knowledge of the US law, other than the general features, I'll leave such matters to you then

Originally Posted by phlflyer1 View Post
I might be wrong but I think these shirts are being printed in the states by a group in the local area that makes a lot of Philly centric T-shirts.
I hang my head in shame for the second time.

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