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Suna Lee focuses her practice on the defense of general liability and product liability litigation, including benzene matters and other toxic torts, consumer fraud claims and class actions. Suna handles a variety of commercial litigation matters involving breach of contract and breach of warranty claims

Background
In a service-based economy, many industrial and consumer products are manufactured and sold through trademark licensing arrangements. Under these types of contractual agreements, the owner of the trademark licenses its brand name or mark to another company in exchange for a licensing fee. The authorized user of the trademark then has a contractual right to manufacture and sell the goods bearing the trademark. However, in some circumstances, the mere act of licensing the trademark to a manufacturer of a product for a fee can expose the licensor to a product liability claim under the Apparent Manufacturers Doctrine (AMD).
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