Alexander F. Stoeger Legal Story 1922
of quota-' STOEGER STAY IS VACATED. Permitted to Sell Hunyadi Janos Water Pending Trade-Mark Ruling. Federal Judge Mack yesterday vacated the temporary etay granted by Judge Knox last Friday restraining Alexander F. Stoeger from dealing in Hunyadi Janos water, and Stoeger will thug be permitted to continue hia business, pend ing final decision of the caae. The dispute arose out of the wartime sale by the Allen Property Custodian of all American rights, including the trademark, of the Hungarian interest producing this water to American In tertets. who organised a firm known aa the Hunyadi Janos Corporation and began importing and selling larce auan J titles of the water. Then Mr. Stoegtr, I i . x ancacu. urgan iniiJurilllB; IlunyaOl Janos water and . selling it under ita old irufBitrn. Th question at leau. according to Harry L. Mms. counsel for the Ameri can corporation, was whether a business sold by the Government could legally oe Buojecteo to eucn competition. The case ia the first of It kind and is expected to have an important bear ing on future litigation affecting aeixures or tne reaerai irovernroent during the war.