We talked long copyright in fashion design, and today again to be topical. The first battle of the war by the rights of the Red soles, It has resulted in an apparent winner, Christian Louboutin. It is only a first step.
He defended YSL with a “no firm should monopolize a color”, but exists and is registered. It is also the distinctive excellence of marks and signatures from jewelry, motor, through food and drinks.
Yesterday, in a court in Manhattan, judge Víctor Marrero said in the first instance do not allow at YSL, the use of the soles red, even submit a bid of example of shoes supposedly dated in 2004 with that distinctive.
The lawyer for YSL, David Bernstein, It was very quiet with the documentation presented. The judge remains a decision and said go with feet of lead in this matter. For when the second battle?
Christian Louboutin to appeal after rival YSL wins right …