WHIPgroup attorneys have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Syntrogi, Inc. d/b/a Qusp Labs (“Qusp Labs”) on behalf of QUSP Pty. Ltd.. (“QUSP”) QUSP is a global business in the entertainment industry which offers goods and services such as music production and promotion, fashion, and the development of various cutting edge application software and technology products. The complaint accuses Qusp Labs of infringing QUSP’s US trademark rights in the mark “QUSP.” The case is in District Court for the Southern District of California.
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