pirate_flag.jpgIPNews® – Fan favorite grocery chain Trader Joe’s has filed a complaint against Michael Hallat, once dubbed their “best customer,” for trademark infringement and other claims for re-selling the grocer’s popular goods across the border.

Trader Joe’s claims that Hallat’s store, Pirate Joe’s, infringes on its trademark and damages its brand as a whole by re-selling the items without authorization.  The fight between the two appears to just be heating up, however, as Pirate Joe’s loyal customers and his website and blog have shown no sign of backing down.  To continue reading, click: Trader Joes Sues its Own Self Proclaimed “Best Customer” for Trademark Infringement