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Tory Burch Won $164 Million in a Lawsuit Against Counterfeiters
This is one of the largest sums ever awarded in a lawsuit of this nature.
Copyright Protection for Fashion Design Comes One Step Closer to Becoming Law
A bill that would protect high-fashion designers from knockoffs passed unanimously in the Senate Judiciary Committee today.
Marc Jacobs Sues Christian Audigier
For copyright infringement, not because his clothes are ugly.
Paris Hilton Sued for Copyright Infringement and We’re Forced to Take Her Side
Can you really sue over insoles?
Court Throws Out Small-Town Seamstress’s $3.7 Million Forgery Suit Against Chanel
The seamstress is actually fairly pleased with the outcome.
Smalltown Seamstress’s $3.7 Million Lawsuit Against Chanel Goes to Court
And her business is suffering as a result.
Trovata’s Suit Against Forever 21 Ultimately Has No Effect on Knockoff Regulations
Trovata gave up the two-year legal battle that could have resulted in a landmark verdict.
DVF Settles With Mercy of Canada Over Copyright
The matter of the floral jacket is officially over.
Mistrial Declared in Forever 21 Trovata Case
So much for that landmark legislation about copyrighting clothing designs.
Jury Deadlocked in Forever 21 Knockoff Case
They might not even understand what the case is all about.
Forever 21: You’d Need a Telescope to See What Trovata Thinks We Copied
Well, not really — but it’s up to a jury to decide.
Forever 21 Founder Doesn’t Know Much About Her Company
Like how they gross over $1.5 billion annually? Yeah, she’s unaware.
Trovata Fights Forever 21 With Music, Forever 21 Fights Back With Apple Cobbler
The landmark trial over fast-fashion knockoffs has begun.
Maria Cornejo Lobbies for Copyright Protection, Might Want a Diffusion Line
The designer blogs about her recent trip to Washington, D.C., with Jason Wu, Narciso Rodriguez, and Thakoon Panichgul.
Michael Kors Embroiled in Trademark-Infringement Suit
His resort collection was inspired by Tony Duquette, but the Duquette brand thinks he took it a little too far.
Are Reverend Run’s Daughters Knocking Off a Homegrown T-Shirt Company?
The designer of Johnny Cupcakes thinks tees from their Pastry line are suspiciously similar to his.
Victoria’s Secret and Phat Farm Settle Trademark Dispute
Phat Fashions sued the lingerie giant in March since the logo for Victoria’s Secret’s Pink line was too close to theirs for comfort.