Case Name: Crorey Creations, Inc. v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Docket Number: 2:2011-cv-12265
Date Filed: 5/24/2011
Judge: Hon. Sean F. Cox
Status: Closed

Crorey Creations, Inc. (“Plaintiff”) filed suit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (“Defendant”) for patent infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,946,631 (“the ‘631 patent”) generally related to devices and kits for making knotted string accessories, such as bracelets and necklaces. Specifically, Plaintiff developed a line of “My Friendship Bracelet Maker®” toy products for children. Plaintiff claimed that Defendant began producing and selling “the Friendship Bracelet Creator” and “the Travel Friendship Bracelet Maker,” both of which infringed on the patent.  On October 21, 2011, the court issued a Stipulation of Discontinuance with Prejudice pursuant to a Settlement Agreement between the parties.