Massive Copyright Infringement by Amazon et al
Stay Frosty Enterprises a small veteran owned and operated business provides the brave individuals of the US military, fire and police with clothing and gifts worthy of those that served. Stay Frosty is officially licensed by the US Military and Popeye the Sailor.
In quarter 1 of 2016 Stay Frosty notice a sudden and unexpected drop in sales. Upon research it was discovered that many companies had stolen Stay Frosty's Federally Copyrighted designs. Amazon was one of these companies.
By: Stay Frosty Enterprises, LLC
Case #: 3:18-cv-00283
Q1 of 2018 Stay Frosty Enterprises, LLC filed suit against Amazon.com, Inc. in Seattle Washington; Teespring.com in San Francisco, CA; Sunfrog, LLC, et al for copyright infringement from their online store Vision-Strike-
This is one of the largest copyright infringements for a plaintiff to be filed in the United States!
In 2015 Stay Frosty added many designs to its online store that summer---within weeks they were being sold on Amazon and many other sites. Unbeknownst of this; Vision-Strike-
How could this be? Vision-
Seems like all these big corporations have something in common with 100,000's of active duty military personnel; They love Vision-Strike-
So much that for the following 2 years Stay Frosty would be spending precious limited man hours that could have gone to building their own company to track down anyone selling their designs and why sales plummeted. Unfortunately, realizing how large and significant the impact was would not be clear until the fall of 2017, after discovering both Amazon and Teespring were selling hundreds of Vision-Strike-
Now, Stay Frosty Enterprises struggles to compete against itself, against the Goliaths of the industry. Perhaps this lawsuit will be the "stone" that slays the giants and allows a small innovative AMERICAN-MADE business to compete in the immoral and unethical desert of today's online retail industry.
A gofundme has begun to help finance the lawsuit and remain open to serve the troops. Please visit https://www.gofundme.com/
We appreciate all your help and support overcoming this monumental threat!
Stay Frosty Enterprises, LLC
Page Updated Last on: Feb 02, 2019