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8th January, 2019 by Nicola Carruthers

8. Jack Daniel’s sues ‘inferior’ Lonehand whiskey maker

Brown-Forman sued the producers of Lonehand Whiskey last year, accusing the company of causing “irreparable harm” to the Jack Daniel’s trademark.

The US producer filed a complaint against Dynasty Spirits and Buffalo Bayou Distilleries for infringement of federally registered trademarks and trade dress related to its Jack Daniel’s brand.

The Jack Daniel’s maker alleged that Lonehand Whiskey was sold in a bottle with similar features and included the Lonehand mark in arched lettering, with the words ‘whiskey’ and ‘Tennessee Sour Mash’ below.

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