No. 251, Docket 23831.

234 F.2d 633 (1956)

VANITY FAIR MILLS, Inc., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. The T. EATON CO. Limited and John David Eaton, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals Second Circuit.

Decided June 1, 1956.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York City, Toulmin & Toulmin, Dayton, Ohio (Harry A. Toulmin, Jr., Wm. H. Pavitt, Jr., Dayton, Ohio, of counsel), for plaintiff-appellant.

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, New York City (Jacquelin A. Swords, New York City, of counsel), for defendants-appellees.

Before FRANK, MEDINA and WATERMAN, Circuit Judges.

WATERMAN, Circuit Judge.

This case presents interesting and novel questions concerning the extraterritorial application of the Lanham Act, 15 U.S.C.A. § 1051 et seq., and the International Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (Paris Union), 53 Stat. 1748 (1883, as revised 1934), T.S.No.941. Plaintiff's complaint, filed November 18, 1954, and amended January 18, 1955, alleged trade-mark infringement and unfair competition both in the United States...

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