U.S. regulators Wednesday said the new design of Mahindra and Mahindra's Roxar SUVs 

the intellectual property rights of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Jeep brand 

six months after sales of older models were banned. made a judgment. 

International Trade Commission (ITC) says 2020 and newer Roxar models do not violate his FCA's 

Jeep Wrangler SUV "trade dress", design changes by Mahindra constitute earlier omissions 

accepted his October recommendation of an administrative judge.  

The injunction does not apply to newer models. 

The ruling supports Mahindra's redesign of the highly popular Roxor SUV 

Mahindra said in a statement. "Mahindra is now licensed to manufacture and sell the redesigned 2021 Roxar 

Mahindra said it refreshed and changed the 2020 model to avoid the problem 

but at the time the commission asked whether the new model and later versions violated Jeep's trade dress. 

Roxor is assembled in the Auburn Hills north of Detroit.