Ryder v. Holt
128 U.S. 525 (1888)

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U.S. Supreme Court

Ryder v. Holt, 128 U.S. 525 (1888)

Ryder v. Holt

No. 76

Argued November 14, 1888

Decided December 10, 1888

128 U.S. 525

Syllabus

A circuit court of the United States has no jurisdiction over suits for the violation of a trademark if the plaintiff and defendant are citizens of the same state and the bill fails to allege that the trademark in controversy was used on goods intended to be transported to a foreign country.

The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.

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