WHIPgroup successfully obtained an entry of default on a Chinese corporation, Pühler (Guangzhou) Machinery and Equipment Co., Ltd., after serving the defendant at its German address under the Hague Convention. WHIPgroup client Netzsch Premier Technologies, LLC has alleged trademark infringement against Pühler in the Southern District of Indiana, Case No. 1:16-cv-00781-WTL-MPB(S.D.Ind). Netzsch is a leading manufacturer and distributor of mixers, dispersers, mills, and related products widely known and recognized for its uniform high quality.
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