• Amazon announced this morning that it has filed, along with manufacturer JL Childress, a lawsuit against 11 people, accusing them of "counterfeiting J.L. Childress’ products, including travel bags for car seats and strollers. The defendants, by offering the infringing products for sale in Amazon’s store, violated Amazon’s policies, J.L. Childress’ intellectual property rights, and the law.
"The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington on August 10 and alleges the defendants conspired and operated in concert with each other to sell counterfeit J.L. Childress products."
Amazon points to the lawsuit has reflecting its strict prohibition of "counterfeit products in its stores," and how it, "in 2019 alone, invested more than $500 million to protect customers and brands from fraud, abuse, and counterfeit."