MONTREAL, Jan. 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) announced today that it has withdrawn its legal action in the U.S. District Court of the Central District of California against Lego Juris A/S and Lego Group (collectively ''Lego''). This voluntary decision was made after MEGA Brands received representations including formal confirmation that U.S. Customs and Border Protection will not interfere with the importation of any MEGA Brands products into the United States.
About MEGA Brands
MEGA Brands Inc. is a trusted family of leading global brands in construction toys, games & puzzles, arts & crafts and stationery. They offer engaging creative experiences for children and families through innovative, well-designed, affordable and high-quality products. Visit http://www.megabrands.com for more information.
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For further information:
Mark P. Girgis
Vice President, Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary
MEGA Brands Inc.
Tel: (514) 333-5555 ext. 2897