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SportsChannel New England LP d/b/a Comcast SportsNet New England v Fancaster, Inc.

Case Conclusion Date: 09.30.2010

Practice Area: Trademark infringement

Outcome: Court granted Fancaster's Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction

Description: After Fancaster sued Comcast in the District of New Jersey for infringement of its FANCASTER federal trademark, Comcast sued Fancaster in the DIstrict of Massachusetts for a declaratory judgment of non-infringement of that same trademark. Fancaster moved to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction. Comcast argued jurisdiction existed because Fancaster operated an Internet website accessible from Massachusetts. sportsnet new england v. fancaster inc.pdf

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