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Fashion Design Protection Complaints
Posted on 16 Mar 2009 by Fashion Design Protection Complaints

Complaint filed in Diane Von Furstenberg Studio, L.P. v. Mango On-Line Inc et al, CASE #: 1:08-cv-06154-LAP, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Foley Square) Diane Von Furstenberg Studio's complaint Complaint... Read More

Coach sues Target over bags it says are copies
Posted on 7 Oct 2009 by Copyright & Trademark Law Community Staff

NEW YORK – (AP) Coach Inc. is suing low-price retailer Target Corp. over bags the luxury handbag maker says too closely resemble its own designs. Coach wants Target to stop selling the bags and pay an undetermined amount in damages, injunctive... Read More

Family barred from using Gucci name on goods
Posted on 6 Aug 2009 by Copyright & Trademark Law Community Staff

NEW YORK – (AP) A judge has barred the ex-wife and daughter of Italian fashion scion Paolo Gucci from selling the family name to market handbags, gelato and other goods. In a decision Wednesday in federal court, U.S. District Judge Richard Berman... Read More

FREE DOWNLOAD - Complaint: Coach. Inc. and Coach Services. Inc., v. Robina Boutique. Zafar A. Quresh and Does I through 10, Civil Action No. 1:10-cv-02476-RMB –JS, United States District Court District of New Jersey
Posted on 18 May 2010 by Copyright & Trademark Law Community Staff

Yet another anti-counterfeiting case, but this case is especially interesting because, in addition to the trademark and trade dress claims, there is a true copyright infringement claim based on design elements. Read the complain in Coach. Inc. and... Read More