It's definitely not a good day for Yves Saint Laurent as French Shoe Designer Christian Louboutin is suing the brand for selling shoes with red soles that are very similar to its own. The law suit was filed today in New York and Louboutin is not only seeking a court injunction against the sale...

Christian Louboutin has lost a battle to stop Yves Saint Laurent from producing red-soled shoes. Although the outcome of his lawsuit against the French company is yet to be determined, a judge in New York has declined the famous footwear designer's request to stop Yves Saint Laurent from...

Yves Saint Laurent has made some red pumps with matching red soles. Christian Louboutin, in a fierce display of red-sole entitlement, is suing YSL for this. The Telegraph explains: Yves Saint Laurent's spring 2011 collection features a pair of red suede shoes with matching red soles,...

Christian Louboutin is suing Yves Saint Laurent. The charge? Louboutin claims that the famous French fashion house is ripping off his famous red-sole trademark. The red-sole has been a fixture of Louboutin's heels since 1992, when the designer first painted red nail polish on the bottom of a...

brands to copy us while jeopardising the identity of the Louboutin red sole. No one before me has ever used a coloured sole to define a brand's identity. The red sole has become widely recognised as the distinct sign of my brand in the eyes of women all over the world." Louboutin is suing...

Christian Louboutin has in the past successfully sued other shoe designers for using his red soles, and has now explained why he is suing Yves Saint Laurent. Louboutin commented: "I have the biggest respect for the house of Yves Saint Laurent. Having discussed the matter with them and not been...

The fashion house Yves Saint Laurent has won the battle against shoe designer Christian Louboutin. Christina Louboutin sought an injunction against YSL preventing the French fashion house from using red soles in their 2011 collection. A Manhattan Federal judge made it clear that even though...

" Manhattan federal judge Victor Marrero also implied in his decision earlier this week that if the case continued, he would move to find for the defendant, Yves Saint Laurent, without a full trial — thus causing Louboutin to lose his red sole trademark, which was granted in 2008. Marrero...

Legal teams for Christian Louboutin and Yves Saint Laurent have been battling it out in a New York courtroom ever since Louboutin announced that he was suing the famous French fashion house for ripping off his famous red-sole trademark. This week a judge denied Christian Louboutin's request...

Yves Saint Laurent is firing back against allegations that it stole Christian Louboutin's trademark red soles this spring. The French fashion house, which was sued by Louboutin earlier this year for selling a pair of red-soled shoes, says Louboutin didn't invent red soles and therefore can't...

 

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