Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. v. Finzer - 128 U.S. 182 (1888)
U.S. Supreme Court
Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. v. Finzer, 128 U.S. 182 (1888)
Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. v. Finzer
Argued October 24, 1888
Decided November 5, 1888
128 U.S. 182
On the proofs, the court holds (1) that the complainant was not the first person to use the design of a star on plug tobacco, (2) that there is no resemblance between the design of a star as used by the appellee, and that used by the appellant.
The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.