Q: Trademark Frisbee trademarksCase Title: 23-cv-2957Northern District Court IllinoisI am ebay hobby seller
I cannot afford lawyer. I am pakistani based seller. I sold 1 item of trademarked listing. E bay has frozen my acccount with my money in it. what can I do.
If your eBay account has been frozen due to selling an item that infringes on a trademark, it is important to address the issue promptly. Here are a few steps you can consider:
Review eBay's policies: Familiarize yourself with eBay's policies regarding trademark infringement and the actions they may take in such cases.
Communicate with eBay: Contact eBay's customer support and explain your situation. Inquire about the specific reasons for the account freeze and seek clarification on any steps you can take to resolve the issue.
Consider resolving the trademark issue: If you have sold an item that infringes on a trademark, it may be advisable to work towards resolving the issue. You could reach out to the trademark holder, explain the situation, and discuss potential resolutions, such as removing the listing or compensating for any damages caused.
Seek legal advice if necessary: If the situation becomes complex or you require legal guidance, consider consulting with an attorney who specializes in trademark law. They can provide specific advice based on your circumstances and help protect your rights.
Remember that the information provided is general in nature and it's important to consult with a legal professional for advice tailored to your specific situation and applicable laws.
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