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Monster Energy Sues Energy-Efficiency Company Over Trademarks

June 3, 2020, 9:19 PM

Monster Energy Co. sued an energy-efficiency company called Energy Monster in Florida federal court Wednesday for allegedly infringing its trademarks.

My Energy Monster Inc. provides services to improve home and property energy efficiency, and operates in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Florida. According to the complaint, Energy Monster’s use of green and black in advertising is confusingly similar to Monster Energy’s color scheme.

The complaint also says Energy Monster’s ads at Worcester Railers games in the National Hockey League’s minor league are likely to confuse because Monster Energy advertises at nearby Boston Bruins and other NHL games.

Monster Energy also says...

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