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Isn’t It Good Indian Wood

Isn’t It Good Indian Wood

Gibson was ordered to cease manufacturing and send workers home for the day when federal agents executed four search warrants on the guitar company’s facilities on August 24. According to Gibson, the Department of Justice has interpreted an Indian law to require that the use of wood from India must be finished by Indian workers. The Department of Justice seized several pallets of wood, electronic files and guitars.

See a press release from Gibson here and an audio interview of Gibson Guitar Chairman and CEO Henry Juszkiewicz via BrooklynVegan.

Daniela Alvarado

Daniela Alvarado is a 3L at Fordham Law and IPLJ’s very own Symposium Editor. She is an avid Central Park runner, enjoyer of West Coast sunshine, and internet troller. Daniela’s note on the first sale doctrine was published in IPLJ Volume XXII Book 4. She hopes to one day pursue a career involving technology and the law.