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Benihana, Inc. v. Benihana of Tokyo, LLC

In an action arising out of the arbitration of a licensing dispute among d, the district court's grant of a preliminary injunction enjoining defendant from selling unauthorized food items at the restaurants it operates, using certain trademarks, and arguing to to arbitral panel that it should be given additional time to cure any defaults, is: 1) affirmed in part, where the court did not abuse its discretion with respect to the menu offering and trademark use injunctions; and 2) reversed in part where it erred in enjoining defendant from arguing to the arbitral panel for an extended cure period.